Special Event – PAC Presentation – How To Use Your Telescope (OPEN TO PUBLIC)
February 10 @ 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM
NOTE: This program was originally scheduled for January 20th, but was postponed to February 10th due to weather.
Did you receive a telescope for Christmas or for your Birthday? Did you purchase a telescope for your family to help explore the night sky? Are you thinking of making a purchase in the near future, but don’t know where to start?
The Prairie Astronomy Club would like to help!
Members of the club will give you real-world, hands-on assistance and advice using a variety of equipment and accessories. If you have a telescope you would like to specifically use, you are encouraged to bring it with you.
The session starts at 5:15pm on February 10th at Branched Oak Observatory.
No Cost / No Registration
Open to Everyone
Arrive Anytime Between the Times Given
No Park Permit Required
No Telescope Needed (You are, however, welcome to bring your own equipment)
Branched Oak Observatory is located near, but not inside, the Branched Oak Lake and Recreation Area. See here for a Google Map location of Branched Oak Observatory- https://tinyurl.com/BOO-Location-Map
Confirmed BOO Volunteers For the Evening:
Additional BOO Volunteers are encouraged to join if available.
Volunteers; please check back here (as well as your messages) for event confirmation, cancelation, or postponement announcements.