Astronomy Day(Download schedule as PDF)
Saturday, April 14, 2018
3PM - 10:30PM
Pack your picnic basket, grab a blanket, and bring the whole family to New Jersey's premier site for public astronomy - the UACNJ observatories and lecture hall in Jenny Jump State Forest, Hope, NJ. There will be numerous events throughout the day followed by observing with our telescopes after dark.*
|3PM||Welcome to Jenny Jump with Ernie Kabert|
|3PM||Solar Observing Begins|
|3:15PM||Lecture: Astronomy for Beginners with Ken Taylor|
|4:30PM||Lecture: Planets that we can and cannot see with Mary Lou West|
|5:45PM to 6:45PM||Picnic Break|
|6:45PM||Lecture: Photographing the Night Sky with Tony Sharfman|
|8PM||Lecture: Stories of the Sky with Jason Kendall|
|9PM to 10:30PM||Night Time Observing and Star Party|
For more information, please visit www.facebook.com/UACNJ, or write to firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Weather Permitting. Alcohol is prohibited at our facilities and in Jenny Jump State Forest. Dogs are welcome but must be leashed at all times.