FREE ASTRONOMY DAY PUBLIC STAR PARTY
April 21, 2007 @ 12:00 am EDT
FREE ASTRONOMY DAY PUBLIC STAR PARTY, Saturday, April 21, 2007, 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM.
Outdoor displays and observing at the Village Green, next to Lackey Road, off Rt. 210 South, Indian Head, MD. If raining, indoor displays at the Indian Head Senior/Community Center, 100 Cornwallis Square, next to Pye Street, off Rt. 210 South, Indian Head.
Safely observe the sun, Moon, planets and stars through a variety of astronomical equipment. Hosted by the Southern Maryland Astronomical Society (SMAS). Meet the SMAS members. Pick up free informational handouts. Learn how to get started in backyard astronomy. Learn how to purchase equipment or use what you already own. Earn select Cub, Boy and Girl Scout astronomy badge requirements. Sign up for a free door prize drawing. Everyone Welcome. Great for people of all ages.