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Star Party and Presentation: Summer Constellations - North Mountain Park

  • North Mountain Park Ashland Oregon 608-610 N Mountain Ave Ashland, OR, 97520 United States (map)

Star Party and Presentation: Summer Constellations

Learn about mythology, how to locate constellations, and some interesting types of objects found within these star patterns. Volunteers will set up telescopes in the NMP gardens to view planets (Saturn and Jupiter), Open Clusters, Globular Star Clusters, Double Stars, Planetary Nebula and even a Galaxy or two. Feel free to bring your own telescope as well! Please register online or call the NMP Nature Center at 541-488-6606.

WHO: All ages of star gazers

WHAT: Enjoy a short introduction to the summer constellations and view celestial objects with volunteers from the Southern Oregon Skywatchers

 

Members needed - If you have a telescope please make time to come out and have fun with the public.