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Robert Ferguson Observatory

Friday February 1st 2019 - 0 to

7 p.m. –

This program will feature a talk, suitable for all ages, on objects in our local galaxy, the Milky Way, and very deep space objects beyond. The observatory’s three large telescopes – an eight-inch refractor, a 40-inch reflector, and a 20-inch astrophotography system – will be available for you to see all of the wonderful and mesmerizing objects so far from Earth. Participants will get plenty of time at the telescope eyepieces and the observatory will be staffed by knowledgeable and enthusiastic volunteers eager to show you the night sights, and answer any questions you may have. Tickets are available through BrownPaperTickets.com; $25 per adult and $20 for seniors (62+) and youth under 18. Sugarloaf parking is $8. Drive all the way up Adobe Canyon Road in Kenwood to reach the park and the observatory.

For more information on any of these programs, go to www.rfo.org.


Community Calendar

Al Anon meeting
07/24/2019
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Bingo at Rincon Valley Grange
07/24/2019
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Volunteer training begins at Quarryhill Botanical Garden
07/24/2019
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Funky Fridays concerts at Hood Mansion
07/26/2019
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Oakmont Farmers Market
07/27/2019
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Creekside nature hike
07/27/2019
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Yoga hike
07/27/2019
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Solar viewing & Star Party
07/27/2019
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Kenwood Community Church service
07/28/2019
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Bingo at Rincon Valley Grange
07/31/2019
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Life planning workshop at St. Patrick’s
08/01/2019
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