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INTERNATIONAL ASTRONOMY DAY
Saturday, April 25, 2015
- Special Event in Vernon-
The Vernon meeting group of OC RASC and the Okanagan Science Centre
will present special events to mark International Astronomy Day
at the Science Centre, 2702 Highway 6 in Polson Park in Vernon.
Presentations will include:
11am and 2pm - 'It IS Rocket Science! Meet a retired rocket scientist who worked the
1960's Mars Mariner Missions!
11am and 2.30pm - Astrophotography - Astro images created by local RASC members.
12 Noon and 3.30pm - Planetarium Presentations by the OSC
1 - 3pm Solar Viewing through RASC member telescopes
3pm Star Legends Presentation
Entry fees: OSC Members Free. Non-members by donation
opportunity for all teachers, preschool to college, to supplement
and enrich their required
Schedule for Allan Brooks Nature Centre ASTRONOMY NIGHTS
Director - Colleen O'Hare - firstname.lastname@example.org
Coordinator: Al Fishler - Al_Fishler@telus.net
Our Mission Statement:
A very popular, monthly program which takes place in front of
Monthly Star Parties.
Newcomers and novices to astronomy are invited to stargaze
Monthly Guest Speakers. Every month at our
meetings which take place in:
4. International Astronomy Day. A day set aside to promote astronomy to the world.
Teacher /Student Outreach Program.
Here we assist teachers in enriching their
Night Sky Guides. We bring our
telescopes to various functions, such as the