Hofstra Observatory presents Stars on Sundays The Big Game Star Party
Hofstra University's "Stars on Sundays" series allows participants to use telescopes for star-gazing while learning about the universe from college astronomers. On Sunday, February 3 there will be a free star party during the Big Game.
See more stars than the half-time show!
Hofstra invites kids of all ages to view the Jupiter, star clusters, the Orion nebulae, and double stars with telescopes from the Hofstra Observatory, 4th floor, Berliner Hall, California Ave. & Huntington Place, S. of Hempstead Turnpike. Program begins with a short lecture in room 117.
There will be a 6 p.m. session and a 7 p.m. session.
Please register to attend here
The Hofstra Observatory, partially supported by a grant from the National Science Foundation, includes Celestron telescopes and computerized CCD cameras. The Observatory is located on the roof of Herman A. Berliner Hall (Chemistry and Physics Building).
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Sunday, February 03, 2013
Cost:Free (registration required)
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