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Astronomy

Saturday, August 16, 2014

8:30 p.m.

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The wonders of the universe are ready to be discovered and New York City Parks are the perfect place to stargaze and explore the night sky. Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system. 

Astronomy programs feature the use of telescopes and binoculars to observe specific astronomical events. Programs are best enjoyed on clear nights, so please call ahead if weather conditions are not clear.

Location

Beach 116 in Rockaway Beach
Queens
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Urban Park Rangers

Contact Number

(718) 352-1769

Categories

Education, Nature, Kids, Talks, Astronomy

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BeachesRockaway Beach and Boardwalk

The United States Army Corps of Engineers has resumed pumping sand onto Rockaway Beach in efforts to repair and restore the beach. Access to the beach area from Beach 61st Street to Beach 19th Street may be limited while the pumping operation continues. The Corps expects sand placement work to be completed by the end of October, weather permitting. Swimming is not permitted at Rockaway Beach, or any NYC beach, after Labor Day. Please visit the United States Army Corps of Engineers’ website for more information.

Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk Weather

  • Sun
    Breezy
    63°F
  • Mon
    Sunny
    63°F
  • Tue
    Mostly Sunny
    72°F
  • Wed
    Chance Showers
    68°F

7-day forecast

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