Personal tools
You are here: Home events Stargazing CANCELLED

Stargazing CANCELLED

— filed under: ,

We're sorry, but, due to overcast conditions, it wouldn't be possible to see stars tonight. with Jim Zebrowski, president of the Aldrich Astronomical Society

  • All Ages
  • Outdoor science
When Aug 28, 2009
from 07:30 pm to 10:00 pm
Where Otter River State Forest Beach off Route 202 just after the Templeton Line
Contact Name
Contact Phone (978) 297-0300
Attendees All are welcome.
Add event to calendar vCal


with Jim Zebrowski,

President of the Aldrich Astonomical Society, Inc.



Friday, Aug. 28th

7:30 p.m.   

Otter River State Forest Beach

(off  Route 202, just after the Templeton line)

Mr. Zebrowski will have an 8-inch Dobsonian telescope set up for public viewing, along

with large binoculars on a binocular mount.  Telescope viewing of the Moon will begin at approximately 8 p.m.  Stargazing will take place after 8:30 p.m. when the first stars

become visible.   All are welcome.

Bring:  blankets, flashlights, (if you have them) binoculars, and/or telescopes.

Warning:  If you need to us bug spray,  PLEASE do so before arriving at the beach.  Sprays

can damage the precision optics of telescopes & binoculars, and cloud eyepieces!


Presented by the Aldrich Astronomical Society, in collaboration with the

Massachusetts Department of Conservation & Recreation, and Winchendon’s

Beals Memorial Library, as the final chapter in the 2009 Summer Reading Program, Starship Adventure.


Document Actions
Take our survey

What do you think of our new Web site? Please let us know by taking this two-minute survey. Thanks!