Super Stellar Friday: “How to Buy a Telescope”
December 4, 2009 @ 12:00 am EST
McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center
Need gift ideas this holiday season? A new telescope would make a great gift for anyone interested in observing the splendor of the night sky! Or discover the thrill of viewing the rings of Saturn through your own telescope! Join famed amateur astronomer and telescope enthusiast Ed Ting to find out what the best telescope for you or a loved one would be. Program begins with planetarium show Tonight’s Sky at 7 PM.
Following the program will be a FREE Skywatch outside with the New Hampshire Astronomical Society. Telescope viewing begins at 7 PM.
Recommended for ages 8+. Children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult.
$9 Adult, $6 Child (3-12), $8 Student/Senior. Free for Members. If General Admission is purchased before 5 PM, program ticket is $3.