May
2
1:00 PM13:00

Our Splendiferous Solar System - Adult Learning Institute Presentation

Mountains that tower over our Everest, volcanoes that spew ice into space, whole planets that spin sideways and backward! Majesties and mysteries abound when EMU physics instructor Jesse Mason returns to deliver a guided picture tour of our planetary neighborhood. Weather-permitting there will be a telescope-aided night sky viewing following the presentation.

 

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Apr
27
7:00 PM19:00

Hubble's Hot 100 - Astronomy Presentation

Glowing gas clouds, exploding stars and ancient galaxies! Join EMU physics instructor Jesse Mason for a guided tour of these stunning sights and more, as we explore the Hubble Space Telescope's 100 best images. Afterward (weather permitting) there will be a telescope-aided tour of the night sky. Seating is limited, registration is recommended.

 

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Apr
5
7:00 PM19:00

It's Full of Stars: Beginner's Guide to the Galaxy - Astronomy Presentation

Jesse Mason returns for a star-studded presentation on the island universes we call galaxies. Participants will explore the cosmic contents of our home galaxy, The Milky Way, and retrace the scientific journey that led to the discovery of other galaxies. Afterward there will be a telescope-aided night sky viewing, weather permitting.

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Apr
4
7:00 PM19:00

From Dust to Dust: A Star's Journey from Cradle to Grave - FCS Star Party

The Farmington Community Stargazer's 2017 star party season kicks off at Heritage Park with "From Dust To Dust: A Star's Journey From Cradle To Grave." We will be viewing stars being born, stars partying it up with their famous siblings, and stars going out with a bang! Come look through telescopes this Tuesday night and savor the sights and stories of the stars.

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