Friends of Terra Cotta to host Astronomy Night

//Friends of Terra Cotta to host Astronomy Night

Friends of Terra Cotta to host Astronomy Night

Join the Friends of Terra Cotta for an evening under the stars!

Through this Introduction to Astronomy you will learn about our solar system in an exciting, interactive planet viewing experience that is fun for the whole family.

Learn to map the night sky! Start with our North Star, cruise through the constellations, view popular planets, clusters, double stars and much more!

Featuring guest presentations from The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, BBQ and more!

Date:

Saturday, August 9th, 2014

Time:

7:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

7:00 p.m.- Cash BBQ (proceeds support the Friends of Terra Cotta)

8:00 p.m. – Activities start. Includes a presentation by the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada.

9:30 p.m. –  Star gazing & Planet viewing

Location:

Terra Cotta Conservation Area (14452 Winston Churchill Blvd., Halton Hills)

Price:

CVC Our Credit Members:

  • $3.00 Adult
  • $2.00 Child (6-12 yrs)
  • Kids under 5 are free

Non-Members:

  • $8.00 Adult
  • $5.00 Child (6-12)
  • Kids under 5 are free

How to purchase your tickets:

1) Online here

2) In person at the Terra Cotta CA Gatehouse during regular operating hours

*****Tickets must be purchased in advance*****

 What to Bring:

  • Telescopes will be provided but we encourage you to bring binoculars
  • Lawn chair or Blanket
  • Bug spray
  • Flashlight

FOR MORE INFO: Call 1-905-877-1120

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