New Pond Farm


Family Programs

September Astronomy

Saturday September 26, 7:30pm
Join our team of astronomers as we gaze through the telescopes at the three-day old moon and Saturn with its magnificent rings. Our astronomers will also point out and discuss various gaseous nebulae and star clusters in addition to many fall constellations .

Note: Families are invited to a special preview in the Learning Center classroom at 7. This mini-lesson will give participants, especially children, a better understanding of what they will be viewing out on the hill.

Please bring a flashlight for the walk from the parking area to the observatory, and binoculars, if you have them.

This program is $4 per New Pond Farm member, with a maximum of $16 per member family, and $6 per non-member, with a maximum of $24 per family.

Registration is required. Please register hereor by calling (203) 938-2117.

If the skies look cloudy, please call the office, (203) 938-2117,
or check the homepage after 5pm for program status.

More great Family Programs coming soon!