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OMSI Star Party - National Astronomy Day


L.L. Stub Stewart State Park
Hilltop Day-use Area


Begins: 04/25/2015, 7:30 PM
Ends: 04/25/2015, 11:00 PM


Astronomy Day 2015 wouldn't be complete without a free Star Party on Saturday, April 25 at Stub Stewart State Park starting at 7:30 p.m. From beginners to experts of all ages, here's your opportunity to view the stars and other celestial objects up close and personal through telescopes. Viewing highlights includes the planet Jupiter and Saturn, waxing gibbous moon, Beehive star cluster and more! On the scheduled day of each OMSI Star Parties, it is suggested that interested visitors call the OMSI Star Parties Hotline, (503) 797-4000 press #3 then #5, or check the OMSI Star Parties web site for possible weather-related cancellations. The event starts at sunset and is free with $5 parking per vehicle. Warm clothing and a flashlight with red light are recommended. Personal telescopes and binoculars are welcome.