Astronomy Night at Providence Canyon

Astronomy Night

Providence Canyon is an ideal location to view night skies because there is virtually no light pollution. Join Columbus State University as they reveal the night skies through the use of telescopes and share mythological stories about the constellations.

Saturday, Nov 22, 2014

6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

$5 parking.

For more information 229-838-4706

Providence Canyon State Outdoor Recreation Area – Lumpkin, GA

2014 Astronomy Nights at Callaway Gardens

astronomy night

2014 Astronomy Nights at Callaway Gardens

An entire new realm of the universe unfolds as you learn about stars, planets, satellites and more!

The astronomers from Columbus State University’s Coca-Cola Space Science Center will help you navigate the summer sky. The array of telescopes is fascinating, and you’ll be able to rub shoulders with true space enthusiasts. Bring a blanket or lawn chair!

Where: Overlook Pavilion @ Callaway Gardens

When: Monday nights June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 and July 7, 14, 21, 28

 

Time: 9:00 p.m.

Cost: Free!

Note to participates & parents ~ Enter at Original Gate on U.S. Hwy. 27. You will not have access to the gardens, just the pavilion area. Also, please note that the lights are completely turned off for the event.

Info: contact Dutch Cummings at 706-649-1477 or at [email protected].

Presentations are subject to weather and sky conditions.

2014 Astronomy Nights at the Coca-Cola Space Science Center

2014 Astronomy Nights

Join the astronomers from Columbus State University’s Coca-Cola Space Science Center as they navigate the night sky. The array of telescopes is fascinating, and you’ll be able to rub shoulders with true space enthusiasts.

Saturday, Feb 8
7:00 PM Planetarium Time
8:00 PM Observing time

Saturday, March 15 
8:00 PM Planetarium Time
9:00 PM Observing time

Saturday, April 12 
8:00 PM Planetarium Time
9:00 PM Observing time

Saturday, Aug 23
8:00 PM Planetarium Time
9:00 PM Observing time

Saturday, Sept 13 
8:00 PM Planetarium Time
9:00 PM Observing time

Saturday, Oct 18
7:00 PM Planetarium Time
8:00 PM Observing time

Saturday, Nov 1 
7:00 PM Planetarium Time
8:00 PM Observing time

Saturday, Dec 6 – Holiday Special
7:00 PM Planetarium Time
8:00 PM Observing time

Cost: Free!

For more information contact Dutch Cummings at 706-649-1477 or at [email protected].

Presentations are subject to weather and sky conditions.

Star Light, Star Bright Astronomy Event at FDR State Park

Join the Coca-Cola Space Science Center staff for an evening of star talks, star maps, and night sky viewing at F.D. Roosevelt State Park in Pine Mountain, Georgia. Please bring your own chair.

There is no charge to attend this event, however, there is a $5 fee for parking.

For more information call 706-663-4858.

Event:
Star Light, Star Bright Astronomy Event

Dates:
Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 9 – 10 PM
Saturday, September 27, 2014 at 8 – 9 PM

Location:
F.D. Roosevelt State Park, 2970 Ga. Highway 190, Pine Mountain, GA 31822
(Meet at amphitheater next to the Park Office on Hwy 190.)

Astronomy Night at FDR State Park

Astronomy Night at FDR State Park

Saturday, January 25

6:30 p.m.

F.D. Roosevelt State Park – Pine Mountain

Join presenters from Coca-Cola Space Science Center (Columbus State University) at our amphitheater on Highway 190 to view the stars above.

The evening will include star talks, star maps, and viewing of the night sky.

Cost: $5 parking.

Call (706) 663-4858 for more information.