Public Events

Public nights are free and will be held regardless of weather conditions. No reservations are required.

Children must be supervised by their grownups. We regret that we cannot accommodate groups.

If you are visiting us for a Whitin Night, please know that the Observatory driveway and circle are closed to vehicles after sunset. (more information)

Spring 2015

Talks and activities happen at the scheduled time rain or shine, and telescopic observing only if skies are clear.

  • February TBD  -- check back in late January!
  • March TBD
  • April TBD
  • May TBD



Other Local Programs

Several local observatories frequently offer programs that are open to the general public. We recommend the weekly programs at: