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Solar viewing, star party at observatory


Robert Ferguson Observatory

Saturday October 6th 2018 - 11:00am to

On Oct. 6, free solar viewing runs 11 a.m.- 3 p.m. at the Robert Ferguson Observatory at Sugarloaf Ridge State Park. View Earth’s closest star and learn about sunspots, prominences, flares and more. Observe with both visible light and radio telescopes. Free.

A Star Party starts at dusk (8 p.m.) when the observatory’s three main telescopes are open for viewing. Presentations on astronomical topics will be given throughout the evening. Additional telescopes will be set up in front of the building and friendly and knowledgeable docents are available to answer your questions. $3 at the door. Find out more at rfo.org.


Community Calendar

Live Nativity Pageant in Glen Ellen
12/15/2018
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Free books, just in time for the holidays
12/15/2018
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Mushroom Hike
12/16/2018
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Caroling with the Clydesdales
12/16/2018
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Volunteers needed for trail work in Annadel
12/17/2018
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Public invited to annual State Parks meeting
12/19/2018
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Advent at Kenwood Community Church
12/23/2018
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Christmas Eve services
12/24/2018
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Christmas services
12/25/2018
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Sugarloaf Park Winter Break Day Camp
12/27/2018
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Amphibian Walk
12/29/2018
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