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Shenandoah Night Skies Stargazing

Join amateur astronomers as you gaze at the heavenly stars through telescopes at Big Meadows.

Date(s):

Friday, June 15, 2018 8:00 pm

Overview:

National Parks are becoming a refuge for people from city light pollution. Join amateur astronomers as they present a provocative presentation on controlling light pollution as you gaze at the heavenly stars through telescopes. Of special interest on June 15: Crescent Moon, Venus, Jupiter, andSaturn. At the Big Meadows Area (mile 51, inside the Rapidan Camp Gate). Free to all park visitors. A blanket, chair, and flashlight are recommended. Presentation is cancelled if there is inclement weather. Call 540-999-2222 the day of the event to check on its status.

Location:

Shenandoah National Park
Big Meadows Lodge
Shenandoah National Park
, VA
(540) 999-3500

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