Statewide Star Party: McDowell Nature Center

Statewide Star Party

Statewide Star Party: McDowell Nature Center

Statewide Star Party
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4/12 (Friday)
from 8:00pm - 10:00pm
2019-04-13 00:00:002019-04-13 02:00:00America/New_YorkStatewide Star Party: McDowell Nature CenterStargaze with a team of McDowell Naturalists during a night of fun and exploration as we participate in the 2019 North Carolina Statewide Star Party. To commemorate the year of the 50th anniversary of the Moon Landing, we will delve into the Moon and Beyond during this special event. Enjoy hands-on astronomy activities, view the night sky through a telescope, roast s'mores by a glowing campfire and explore the preserve on a starlit night hike. In the event of inclement weather, rain plans will be observed. Registration is required for ALL participants as space is limited for this special event. Please call McDowell Nature Center for more information and to register for this event at 980-314-1128. The NC Science Festival’s annual Statewide Star Party is made possible through the generous support of the NC Space Grant. http://www.ncspacegrant.org/ McDowell Nature Preserve, Charlotte, NC 28278

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McDowell Nature Center
McDowell Nature Preserve
15222 York Rd
Charlotte, NC 28278

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ABOUT THIS EVENT

Stargaze with a team of McDowell Naturalists during a night of fun and exploration as we participate in the 2019 North Carolina Statewide Star Party. To commemorate the year of the 50th anniversary of the Moon Landing, we will delve into the Moon and Beyond during this special event. Enjoy hands-on astronomy activities, view the night sky through a telescope, roast s'mores by a glowing campfire and explore the preserve on a starlit night hike. In the event of inclement weather, rain plans will be observed. Registration is required for ALL participants as space is limited for this special event. Please call McDowell Nature Center for more information and to register for this event at 980-314-1128.

The NC Science Festival’s annual Statewide Star Party is made possible through the generous support of the NC Space Grant. http://www.ncspacegrant.org/

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Tyler Nordgren