Night sky viewing at observatory
The Dublin School is holding a community event Wednesday from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Perkin Observatory.
View the Orion Nebula, especially visible in the winter sky, through the Perkin telescope and learn about this giant cloud of star forming gas, from Jonathan Weis, Director of the Observatory. Spend time under the stars with Henry Walters who will explain the origin of the constellations and learn about moon phases and the Almanac from Mare-Anne Jarvela, Senior Editor of the Old Farmers Almanac and Catherine Boeckmann, New Media Editor at the Old Farmers Almanac.
Dessert and coffee will be served. The event is for all ages. Park near the gym and walk up to the observatory. Wear warm clothing and bring a flashlight. If you need special parking or more information, contact Lucy Shonk at 563-1232 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.