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Astronomy Seminar and Telescope Viewing
The Roll-Top observatory at Turner Farm will hold a classroom seminar and nighttime observing session focused on a specific astronomical topic each month. The topics will range from planets, open clusters, double stars, stellar color spectrum, globular clusters, and galaxies. Telescopes will be used to view the objects of the month discussed in the classroom (weather dependent). Ages 9 to adult. Check the Analemma website for monthly topics (www.analemma.org). The course will be held in the Roll-Top observatory classroom at Turner Farm Park. As with all courses, register through FCPA Parktakes. Additional dates: Feb 13, Mar 13. Instructors are Analemma Society staff.
Location: Turner Farm Observatory
925 Springvale Road
Great Falls, VA, 22066