New Pond Farm


Family Programs

August Astronomy:
Observing the Moon, Jupiter, & Saturn

Saturday August 10, 8:45pm
Please join the wonderful team of volunteer astronomers from the Discovery Center at Ridgefield as you look through our telescopes at the Moon’s mountains, craters, and mare (seas), majestic Jupiter with its moons, and Saturn’s beautiful rings. The summer constellations of Cygnus, Deneb, and Lyra will be pointed out along with the starry Milky Way.

Participants should park near the Learning Center and bring a flashlight for the walk to the observatory.

$4 per New Pond Farm member ($16 max. per member family) or $6 per non-member ($24 max. per non-member family)

Registration is required.

This program is now FULL,
please call (203) 938-2117 to be added to the Wait List

If the skies look cloudy, please check our homepage or call the office, (203) 938-2117, after 4pm for program status.

More Family Programs Coming Soon

If you would like to view samples of past programs, our past calendars can be found here