Starry, Starry, Night: Art & Astronomy Slumber Party
August 14, 2009 @ 12:00 am - August 15, 2009 @ 12:00 am EDT
Celebrate the International Year of Astronomy - and the 400th anniversary of the invention of the telescope - at Montalvo!Art and astronomy collide at Montalvo's sixth annual Starry, Starry Night: Art & Astronomy Slumber Party. Coinciding with the Perseid meteor showers, Starry, Starry Night invites the community to learn about the vast night skies and the art it inspires. Enjoy stimulating astronomy talks by guest astronomers and hear a storyteller weave tales of the night sky. Explore space through contemporary art installations and films and create art inspired by the heavens. Sleep under the stars on Montalvo's front lawn and wake to breakfast at the Historic Villa.