Star Gazing - Trailside Nature Museum | Kids Out and About Westchester

Star Gazing - Trailside Nature Museum

Join Nick Lombardo, a PhD candidate in Earth and Planetary Science at Yale University, where he studies the atmosphere of Titan, the largest moon of Saturn. You will listen to stories about the constellations as you learn to find them by 'star-hopping' from one bright star to the next. Using backyard telescopes set up at the event, you'll be able to view Earth's neighboring planets, distant galaxies, and regions of newly formed stars. Hot chocolate will be served. All ages welcome! Due the light sensitive nature of the human eye, we request that attendees refrain from using bright white flashlights at the event, as these disrupt your ability to observe the night sky. If you bring a flashlight, please cover it with red cellophane or red plastic to preserve everyone’s night vision. Red lanterns will be set up at the event.

Please help us keep this calendar up to date! If this activity is sold out, canceled, or otherwise needs alteration, email mindy@kidsoutandabout.com so we can update it immediately.

*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.

Location:

6 Reservation Rd
Pound Ridge, NY, 10576
United States

Phone:

(914) 864-7322
Contact name: 
Westchester County Dept of Parks
Email address: 
Dates: 
12/03/2022
Time: 
6:00pm 07:00pm

Ages

All Ages Adults & kids together Adults without kids