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EarthFest Presents: Reach for the Stars

When:
Friday, September 7, 2018, 8:00 PM until 10:00 PM
Where:
Temple University Ambler
Student Parking (Lot #3) Woods Road (see map below)
580 Meetinghouse Road
Ambler, PA  19002

267-468-8108
Contact:
Janet Rush
Category:
Outreach
Registration is not Required
EarthFest Presents: Reach for the Stars
Friday, September 7 (inclement weather date September 14), 8 to 10 p.m., Student Parking Lot, Meetinghouse Road
Join us under dark skies to celebrate the stars and the planets! We will look for various objects in the sky and learn how to tell one from the other. We will also highlight the importance of dark skies to animals and the environment and learn how you can help keep the skies dark. Temple Ambler is hosting this special stargazing event in cooperation with the Bucks Mont Astronomical Association and the Delaware Valley Amateur Astronomers. All skill levels are welcome! Information: duffyj@temple.edu or 267-468-8108.

Telescope operators:

DVAA:
Gary & Tracey Trapuzzano
Roy Patton
Jan Rush
Additional volunteers welcome!

BucksMont:
Howard Grodzitsky <hgrody7@gmail.com> coordinating Bucks-Mont participation prior to the event.  
Will recruit 3 telescopes from BMA2. 
Dwight Dulsky <ddulsky1@gmail.com> will set up light pollution demonstration, and will be point person on the day of the event for weather call.