Star Parties

Fall Planet Cornucopia - Saturday, November 16, 2019

  • Star Party with San Antonio Astronomical Association
  • Danielle Rappaport and other members will provide telescopes for viewing
  • Location: The Irma Lewis Seguin Outdoor Learning Center
  • Event Time: 6 pm - 9 pm
  • Gate opens at 5:30 pm

Friendly reminders: Please leave flashlights at home. Don't forget your blanket and chairs! For more Star Party Rules, please visit their website. Please check sanantonioastronomy.org for weather updates. If event is canceled due to inclement weather, ILSOLC will post information on Facebook page. Additional viewing instruments will be available, courtesy of Joseph Ward. Follow us on Facebook for updates to this event and more!

"Roving Mars: The Exploration of the Red Planet" - Saturday, November 23, 2019

  • Leonard Ferguson will present "Roving Mars: The Exploration of the Red Planet"
  • Location: The Irma Lewis Seguin Outdoor Learning Center
  • Presentations: 6 pm, 7 pm and 8 pm
  • Gate opens at 5:30 pm
  • Admission: Free
  • Donations: Welcome...suggested $10 per vehicle

Leonard Ferguson will present "Roving Mars: The Exploration of the Red Planet" on November 23 at 6:00 pm. The presentation will take place at the Irma Lewis Seguin Outdoor Learning Center. The presentation will cover some of the missions currently operating, recent discoveries, and a preview of the upcoming Mars 2020 rover that is scheduled to launch in the summer of 2020. These missions are helping us understand more about the processes that have shaped Mars, its early history, and how it compares to our own Earth. Ferguson is a member of NASA's Solar System Ambassadors (SSA) program where enthusiastic volunteers across the nation share the latest science and discoveries of NASA's missions through inspirational events.

Additional viewing instruments will be available, courtesy of Joseph Ward.

Friendly reminders: The equipment that is being provided for this free event is sensitive and expensive. Follow us on Facebook for updates to this event and more!

For more information, please do not hesitate to contact us:

830-379-7652

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