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Grout Museum Star Parties

Event Details

June 24, 2017 9:00 PM
Location: Prairie Grove Park
Waterloo, IA 50704
Contact Name: Emma Seehusen
Email: emma.seehusen@gmdistrict.org
Phone: (319) 234-6357

Event Description

The Grout Museum District and the Black Hawk Astronomy Club will be hosting Star Parties at Prairie Grove Park in Waterloo, last Saturday of the month, May-September 2017 at 9PM.


2017 Schedule:

June 24

July 29

August 26

September 30


Star Parties are free and open to the public. Black Hawk Astronomy Club Members and Grout Museum staff will be on hand to point out current constellations. Telescopes and binoculars will be available for viewing the night sky. Activities will also be provided for children. Feel free to bring your own telescope so you can share your astronomy knowledge with others. If you know nothing about astronomy, bring your curiosity! Star Parties will NOT be held if it is cloudy, so please use your best judgment before heading to the Prairie Grove site. For more information call 319-234-6357 or visit www.GroutMuseumDistrict.org.