6pm Concessions Open, 6:30pm Program & Viewing
Make the stars your old friends as Mike Lynch, retired WCCO meteorologist and astronomer extraordinaire, leads a night of stargazing at the Conference & Retreat Center!
Take a look through giant telescopes aimed at Jupiter, Saturn, star clusters, galaxies, and more. Live video telescopes will also be available. Get to know constellations like The Big Bear, Cygnus the Swan, Pegasus the Winged Horse and learn about their great mythological stories!
Popcorn, hot chocolate, and bottled water are included. Concessions like wood-fired pizzas, candy, and soda will be available for purchase from 6-7pm. Some outdoor chairs will be available, but feel free to bring your own lawn chairs or blankets. This event is held with limited light so guests should be self-reliant.
$15 per person – includes program, snacks, and bottled water. Children 3 and under are free. Max cost per family is $50.
If the event on Friday needs be to cancelled the event will take place on Saturday, December 9.