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Summer Stargazing

Thursday, August 9, 2018

7:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.

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Prepare for the Perseid meteor shower, this summer’s most anticipated celestial show! Look up and get ready for an out-of-this-world experience with Irene Pease, sidewalk astronomer and science educator.

Learn what it takes to be an amateur astronomer in New York City, get oriented to the night sky, test out a telescope in the garden, and observe the starry night high above Wave Hill.

This program is rain or shine, with an indoor presentation only in the case of rain. Adults and children aged 12 and older are welcome.  

Location

Wave Hill House in Wave Hill Accessible
West 249th Street and Independence Avenue
Bronx
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Cost

$25. Wave Hill Members save 10%. Registration required, online or onsite at the Perkins Visitor Center. Space is limited.

Event Organizer

Wave Hill

Categories

Education, Nature, Astronomy

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