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Night Skies at Big Meadows, Shenandoah National Park

Big Meadows Skyline Dr Mile 51, Shenandoah National Park, VA 22835, Shenandoah National Park

National Parks are becoming a refuge for people from city light pollution. Guests will be instructed in constellation identification, astronomical objects locations and how to use binoculars for astronomy. Highlights tonight will be  28% Crescent Moon, Milky Way, Saturn, Jupiter, Uranus. Mars late. Free to all park visitors. Binoculars, a...

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Heidi’s Night at McCormick Observatory

McCormick Observatory 600 McCormick Road, Charlottesville

The Charlottesville Astronomical Society host’s Heidi’s Night on the fifth Friday of the month (when there is a fifth Friday). The event is for students in grades 4 – 12 and their parents interested in astronomy. Attendees will have the opportunity to participate in four activities during the evening. These...

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