Regional History, Historic Automobiles, Astronomy & Hands-on Science

First Fridays: Binocular Astronomy

Guest Speaker: Mike Close
Join us for a talk exploring the use of binoculars to observe the stars, planets and other objects in the night sky. This talk will discuss why binoculars are a great tool for beginning and experienced observers, how to choose and use binoculars for astronomy, a tour of objects in the winter sky that can be observed with binoculars, and more! Mike Close is a member of the Seven Ponds Astronomy Club and a planetarium presenter at Longway Planetarium.

Date: Friday, February 1
Time: 6-7 p.m.
Location: Longway Planetarium
Genesee County Residents: Adults $3, Seniors $2, Youth ages 2-11 $2
Non-Residents: Adults $6, Seniors $6, Youth ages 2-11 $4
Members: Free admission
Includes 7 p.m. showing of Violent Universe