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STAR PARTY – OVERNIGHT TO VIEW THE PERSEID METEOR SHOWERS!

Wednesday, August 12, 2009 @ 7:00 PM

THE STAR PARTY IS FULL! ALL PARTICIPANTS HAVE RECEIVED E-MAIL CONFIRMATION WITH ATTACHED DETAILS. Junior Academy students and their families will be welcomed with a bar-b-q followed by a night hike! Rich Heuermann, Administrative Officer, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, NASA Missouri Space Grant Consortium, Washington University and St. Louis Astronomical Society will provide an overview of the night sky and the Perseids. Be prepared to stay up late! Let’s hope for good weather and a clear sky as we view hundreds of shooting stars! Cost is minimal at $30 each which includes welcome bar-b-q, snacks, night in a log cabin, guided night hike, guided Perseid viewing, and continental breakfast!

Photo Credit: NASA

Junior Academy students need to be accompanied by a parent

Siblings over age 7 welcome

RSVP by August 5th to peggyw@academyofsciencestl.org

Details will be e-mailed back to you

Open to Junior Academy members and their families
Junior Academy Gateway members attend for $20 each!

Details

Date:
Wednesday, August 12, 2009
Time:
7:00 PM