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Astronomy

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Peer into the mysteries of the heavens with these astronomy programs at Parks! We'll help you uncover the wonders of the universe from a park near you.

Astronomy Events

Saturday, January 25, 2020

Jan25

Astronomy: The Winter Sky

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park)Bronx

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history, and folklore of the universe.
Free!

Jan25

Astronomy: Night Sky

at Potter Avenue and Royal Oak Road (in Clove Lakes Park)Staten Island

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history and folklore of the universe.
Free!

Sunday, February 9, 2020

Feb 9

Astronomy: The Full Snow Moon

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Learn all about the Snow Moon! Astronomy programs feature the use of telescopes and binoculars to observe specific astronomical events.
Free!

Must See
Event
Feb 9

Astronomy: The Full Snow Moon

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history and folklore of the universe.
Free!

Must See
Event
Feb 9

Astronomy: The Full Snow Moon

at Pelham Bay Park Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
View the first supermoon of the New Year, the Full Snow Moon, with the Urban Park Rangers!
Free!

Must See
Event

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Feb13

Stargazing with Shereen

at Lost Battalion Hall Recreation CenterQueens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
The Study the Stars program connects youth participants, ages 6 – 13, with the natural environment and encourages healthy living through actively exploring the field of astronomy…
Free!

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Kids

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