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National Astronomy Day

National Astronomy Day

Gayle Planetarium 1010 Forest Ave Montgomery, Alabama

Free Event

Category: Family, Community

Sat., Apr. 21, 2018, 6:00PM – 10:00PM

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Join Gayle Planetarium in celebrating National Astronomy Day!

Free Event!

Doors open @ 6:00 pm - Telescope Clinic: Questions on how to use your Telescope or put it together? Need help with it? Bring it by and talk with our Experts from the Auburn Astronomical Society.

6:15 pm - Program "Two Small Pieces of Glass"
Followed by our guest Speaker Dr. Christopher Crockett - topic "Jupiter/Juno mission Update".

7:00 pm - Planetarium Director will give a live Tour of the Night Sky

8:00 pm - Telescopic viewing with Auburn Astronomical Society: view the setting planet Venus and the rising planet Jupiter. Several binary star systems and last but not least, the terrain on the moon.

Call (334) 625-4799 for more information.