Exploring the Spring Stars at St. Patricks County Park
Posted: May 9, 2012 7:16 PM EDT | Updated: Nov 6, 2014 12:15 AM EDT
Telescopes, planispheres, laser pointers, red lights and other equipment are provided for use. No experience or knowledge of astronomy required. People of all ages are invited to attend. Park staff will discuss various mythological stories behind many of the most popular spring constellations. A computer presentation highlights pictures taken from space. Learn how to chart the constellations. Create your own planisphere to take home!
St. Patrick’s County Park is located on Laurel Road, just north of Auten Road in South Bend. Please be at the Brown Barn promptly at 7:00 p.m. For more information please call 574/277-4828.