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The Spring Night Sky - Finally!

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Date: May 11, 2013
Time: 8:15 pm
Location New Pond Farm, West Redding
Member Price: $4.00
Non-Member Price: $6.00
Summary:
Our May astronomy program has been rescheduled. Come out and see the wonders of the universe in early spring. All Ages Welcome
Detailed Description:

Come and join us as we note the winter's fast fading night sky and observe the Spring Constellations starting to rise.  All Ages Welcome!

During the program, astronomers will have the telescopes trained on the spring constellations.  There will be a last peek at Jupiter as it sets in the west.  Now Saturn begins to take center stage, rising in the east before sunset. All ages welcome to come and enjoy the magnificent views!

What to bring:  Please dress warmly and bring a flashlight for the walk from parking area to the observatory - Optional:  Lawn chair & binoculars & insect repelllant

Program Fees:  Members to New Pond Farm and the Discovery Center:  $4 per person with a $16 maximum for a family
                              Non-Members:  $6 per person with $24 maximum for a family

Location:  New Pond Farm is located at 101 Marchant Road, West Redding, CT 06896.  Please park at the Learning Center lot and walk to the observatory.   For directions: Click Here

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