Thursdays, January 10 and January 17, 6:30 pm – 8:45 pm – Backyard Astronomy


Learn about your place in the Universe! During this two-session workshop at Tower Hill Botanic Garden, 11 French Drive in Boylston, on Thursday January 10 and Thursday January 17 beginning at 6:30 pm, you will discover how to find and identify objects in the night sky from your own backyard. Through indoor presentations and outdoor observing (weather permitting, with telescopes and binoculars provided), learn to identify major constellations, discover night sky lore, understand basic astronomical concepts, and hear about the latest research and space exploration. Dress warmly! Free for THBG members, $10 for nonmembers. The presenter will be Jim J. Zebrowski, President of the Aldrich Astronomical Society, Inc. Register on line at www.towerhillbg.org.