Reach for the Stars
September 29, 2007 @ 12:00 am EDT
Join us for a fun-filled day and night of astronomy events. From workshops, talks and telescopes to raffles and kid’s activities, there are stellar treats for everyone!
Astronomy clubs from all over northern California are bringing their enthusiasm, know-how and telescopes to share with the public. Equipment vendors will demonstrate the latest astronomy products to everyone, including people seeking to get started in astronomy.
Planetarium shows, updates from NASA scientists, hands-on astronomy activities for all ages, a raffle of great astronomy gear, telescope making, solar telescopes, and finishing the night off… “Jazz Under the Stars” Star Party hosted by the San Mateo County Astronomical Society and KCSM from 7:45 until midnight.
The "Reach for the Stars" conference is sponsored by the following organizations:
* The Astronomical Association of Northern California
* The Astronomy Department of the College of San Mateo
* The San Mateo County Astronomical Society