Join the City of Avon Lake as we hunt for shooting stars, look at the man in the moon and much more at Walker Road Park, by the pavilion. Our local astronomer Suzie Dills will be on hand with a telescope or two to show you what to look for. Stop by to take a quick peek or bring a blanket and snacks and stay for a while. No registration required. Free.
Fri, June 26 – 9-10:30p – Viewing the Moon, Summer Stars & Deep Sky Objects.
Fri, July 24 – 9-10:30p – Viewing the Moon, Jupiter & Saturn.
Wed, August 12 – 9-11p – Annual Perseid Meteor Shower Party! Bring blankets, lawn chairs & snacks and watch for shooting stars. Also Viewing Jupiter, Saturn & Summer Constellations.
Sat, September 26 – 7-8:30p – Viewing the Moon, Jupiter, Saturn & Mars.
Mon, December 21 – 5:30-7p – Come see the Great Conjunction of Jupiter & Saturn! This is the closest pairing of these two planets since 1623! We will also celebrate the Winter Solstice & view the Moon & Mars.
What if it’s cloudy? Unfortunately, clouds will prevent the program from taking place. If this is the case, we will have to cancel. But plan to attend the next one! If weather is questionable check this Facebook event for updates: No news is good news.