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Public Astronomy Program On Mount Diablo

Saturday, August 11 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm

| Free

Please join the Mt. Diablo Astronomical Society for its August 11 astronomy program. This month’s topic is Perseids Meteor Shower Tonight: Meteor showers, comets and asteroids: how are they different, how are they related? Count meteors until 11 pm!
The program starts at 7:30 p.m. at the lower summit parking lot of Mount Diablo State Park (enter the park at least 45 minutes earlier). Although there is no fee for this program there is a $10 park entrance fee. Bring kids, binoculars, warm clothes (temperature can drop), snacks, and water. No need for a flashlight but if you must bring one, please cover it in red plastic. Escorted exit several times during the evening through Northgate entrance.
Astronomy program is weather dependent. Check our website www.mdas.net or call the park 925-837-2525.

Details

Date:
Saturday, August 11
Time:
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
www.mdas.net
 

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Your Name (this will not appear on the event listing)
Mark Stafforini

Venue

Mt. Diablo State Park
Clayton, CA 94598 + Google Map
Phone:
925-837-2525