Thursday, August 09, 2007
Rooftop back to skool Star Party at SciPort Sun, Aug 12, after the sun quiets: 8 to 10:30 pm
Activities will include:
Watching the Perseid Meteor Shower as debris comes from the remnants of the comet 109P/Swift-Tuttle. Visitors can wish upon many falling stars as Earth passes through the tail of this ancient comet.
Exploring the Summer Triangle, Jupiter, Delphinus and other celestial bodies and formations.
A staff-led Sky Tonight presentation in the SPACE DOME Planetarium.
Hands-on activities with Sci-Port’s collection of meteorites.
$5 for the public and $3 for Sci-Port members.
Open to the public and not limited to school families and educators, will proceed even if there is bad weather. Doors open at 8 p.m.
Rebecca Prosino (318) 424.8717; firstname.lastname@example.org