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Group Nights at McCormick Observatory

April 24, 2015 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Free

St. Anne’s Cub Scouts will visit McCormick Observatory this evening with about 20 children from 7 to 11 years old and about 6 adults.  Both groups will get an astronomy presentation and will get to view some objects in the night sky with the historic McCormick 26″ telescope.  Larry Saunders will make an astronomy presentation, Chris Nichols will operate the 26″ McCormick telescope and Steve Layman will show the group using telescopes in the next door mini observatory, the Doghouse.

Details

Date:
April 24, 2015
Time:
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organizer

Larry Saunders
Phone:
434-466-5662
Email:
larry.saunders@hotmail.com

Venue

McCormick Observatory
600 McCormick Road
Charlottesville, VA 22904 United States
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Phone:
434-243-1885