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An Evening at the Calvin Observatory

August 6 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Professor Larry Molnar will present a tour of the August evening sky, highlighting Jupiter, Saturn, and the Moon. He will also discuss NASA’s Mars exploration and discuss Scott Kelly’s book Endurance. Following the presentation, there will be an opportunity to observe the night sky with Calvin’s 16-inch telescope in the rooftop dome and with a portable telescope on the college lawn. Meet in the Science Building Room 110.

For more information, visit www.grpl.org/grreads/book5.

Details

Date:
August 6
Time:
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Venue

Calvin College
3201 Burton St SE
Grand Rapids, MI United States

Organizer

Grand Rapids Public Library
Phone:
616-988-5400
Email:
web@grpl.org
Website:
www.grpl.org