Solar viewing and Star Party
Saturday May 4th 2019 - to
On Saturday, May 4, there will be solar viewing at the observatory, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., with solar telescopes set up so that you can safely look at and listen to the sun. Admission is free. There is an $8 Sugarloaf parking fee. Also on March 2, there will be a Star Party from 8 p.m. to midnight. The observatory’s three main telescopes plus many others will be open for viewing. Ongoing presentations on astronomical topics will be given in the classroom. Docents will be on hand to answer your questions.