Starry, Starry, Steuben Star Gazing, Friday, September 14, 2012
Contact: Susan Jones, 315-338-7730
Join members of the Mohawk Valley Astronomical Society as they provide telescopes and expertise and offer you the chance to see the Milky Way Galaxy and other celestial bodies from the dark skies of Starr Hill. Take a night tour of the Sacred Grove and experience the night habitat, including a firefly show. Hear Native American legends of the stars. Earn your Junior Ranger Night Explorer certificate and magnet. View fascinating star gazing videos.
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Join the fun! The Starry, Starry, Steuben Star Gazing Program is located on Starr Hill Rd. in Remsen, NY about 2.5 miles west of Route 12/28, north of Utica. This September 14th program from 9:00 pm to 12:00 am will be the last Starry, Starry, Steuben Program for the season. Call 315-338-7730 for more information. All programs are free and no reservations are necessary.
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Did You Know?
At the time of the American Revolution, boys as young as 14 could become an officer in the British Army, and command men 2 to 3 times their age.