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Dark sky stargazing at Brockholes Nature Reserve
Fri 24 February 2017, 19:30 – 22:00 GMT
This is a ticketed event - it is not free
Advance Stargazing Child Ticket Includes refreshments and booking fee
Advance Stargazing Adult Ticket Includes free parking and refreshments
Come and Join us stargazing without Moonlight at Brockholes. Our local astronomers will have telescopes on hand to show you the wonders of the night sky. Orion is high in the sky to the South so we aim to show you the wonderful Orions nebula – a gas cloud in space where stars are forming before our eyes. Venus is also on show as an evening star …. The event will go ahead cloudy or clear, if the weather doesn’t play along, we will be inside talking about astronomy, showing fascinating images and films while there will be telescopes and meteorites to wonder at.
Please book early - places are limited.
This event is only suitable for children aged 8+ who are able to sit and listen to a speaker.
The ticket price includes free parking and hot drinks and biscuits.
Please do not book tickets via Eventbrite but instead visit the following link to copmplete your registration:
Come dressed for the weather wearing warm clothing and sturdy footwear.
Meet on the floating Visitor Village ready for a 8.00pm start we should be finished around 10.30pm