Public Observing

Friday, October 12, 2018
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM (ET)
Event Type
Exhibition
Contact
Masters, Karen L
Department
Astronomy and Physics Faculty
Link
https://ems-web.quaker.haverford.edu/MasterCalendar/EventDetails.aspx?EventDetailId=69413

 This free community event will include hands-on astronomy activities, student talks, and telescope observing. Each event will have a unique seasonal theme as we explore how the night skies change through the semester.

 For more details (including directions) visit the Strawbridge Observatory Website: https://www.haverford.edu/physics-and-astronomy/facilities-resources/strawbridge-observatory

 Schedule for the Fall Semester 2018:

Friday, October 5, 2018

  7 p.m.—9 p.m. This event takes place weather permitting. There will be a student talk, hands-on activities, and telescope observing. Student volunteers will be present to answer astronomy questions.

  Rain Date: Friday, October 12

Friday, October 26, 2018

  8 p.m.—10 p.m. This event takes place weather permitting. There will be a student talk, hands-on activities, and telescope observing. Student volunteers will be present to answer astronomy questions.

  Rain Date: Friday, November 2

Friday, November 16, 2018

  7 p.m.—9 p.m. There will be a student talk, hands-on activities, and telescope observing. Student volunteers will be present to answer astronomy questions. Rain or Shine

Friday, December 7, 2018

  7 p.m.—9 p.m. There will be a student talk, hands-on activities, and telescope observing. Student volunteers will be present to answer astronomy questions. Rain or Shine

 

We are grateful for any contributions to our Boughn-Gollub-Partridge fund, which supports student programming and outreach in the Physics and Astronomy department in honor of former faculty Steve Boughn, Jerry Gollub and Bruce Partridge.

To donate online visit: 
https://fords.haverford.edu/make-a-gift
and please paste "Boughn-Gollub-Partridge fund " in the Special Instructions Box.
 

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