Amazing Astronomy Day
October 17, 2009 @ 12:00 am EDT
Amazing Astronomy Day is sponsored by High Point Parks & Recreation's Youth Education Program. We're partnering with the Forsyth Astronomical Society, Piedmont Environmental Center, SciWorks, NASA's Solar Systems Ambassadors, and others to present this event.The event will be held @ High Point City Lake Park for afternoon activities as well as a Star Party that evening.
Daytime activities include:programs in a Star Lab planetarium, a meteorite display, baking soda/vinegar rocket construction and launches, modeling the solar system, NASA rocket displays, making personal sky charts, creating an astroid, creating craters, telescope displays, etc.
That same evening we'll host a Star Party from dusk until...