October 12 Public Astronomy Program On Mt Diablo

Please join Mt. Diablo Astronomical Society for the October 12th astronomy program. Juniper Campground Parking Lot of Mt. Diablo State Park. The program starts at 6:00 (enter the park at least 45 minutes earlier) at the Juniper Campground parking lot. Although there is no fee for this program there is a $10 park entrance fee. This month’s program is – “Rocks & Ice in the Solar System” Discussion about comets, meteors, & asteroids. Come early parking may be limited.

See stars, nebula, galaxies, clusters, the moon and planets through member telescopes. Bring kids, binoculars, warm clothes (temperature can drop), snacks, and water. No need for a flashlight but if you must bring one cover it in red plastic. Escorted exit several times during the evening through Northgate entrance.
Astronomy program is weather dependent including high fire danger. Check our web site www.mdas.net, call the park or email [masked]

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  • Steve J.
    MDAS Publicity Chairperson, Assistant Organizer
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