Friends of Terra Cotta Introduction to Astronomy Night

Saturday, August 9, 2014
7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Terra Cotta Conservation Area, Terra Cotta (View Map)
Through this Introduction to Astronomy you will learn about our solar system in an exciting, interactive planet viewing experience that is fun for the whole family. Featuring guest presentations from The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, BBQ and more!

This event runs from 7:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

7:00 p.m.- Cash BBQ (proceeds support the Friends of Terra Cotta)

8:00 p.m. – Activities start. Includes a presentation by the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada.

9:30 p.m. – Star gazing & Planet viewing

Price:

CVC Our Credit Members: $3 adult, $2 child (6-12 yr)

Non-Members: $8 adult, $5 child (6-12 yr)

Purchase tickets online or at the Terra Cotta CA gatehouse during regular operating hours.

*****Tickets must be purchased in advance*****

What You May See:

Big Dipper
Double Stars
Polaris
Constellations
Saturn, Mars and other planets
Clusters
Apollo 11 Landing Site
What to Bring:

Telescopes will be provided but we encourage you to bring binoculars
Lawn chair or Blanket
Bug spray
Flashlight
FOR MORE INFO: Call 1-905-877-1120

Contact: Credit Valley Conservation at 1-905-877-1120 or recreation@creditvalleyca.ca or Register here

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