New Pond Farm


Family Programs

August Astronomy

Saturday August 4, 8:30 p.m.
Please join our team of volunteer astronomers out on Astronomy Hill for views of planets, Summer constellations, the three brightest stars making up the Summer Triangle, and more.

Brilliant Jupiter and its moons, Venus, and Saturn will be featured through our telescopes, those with a smartphone can try their hand at taking a photo. Several summer constellations will also be pointed out and discussed.

Please bring a good flashlight for the walk to and from the observatory, and a pair of binoculars if you have them. Please park by the Learning Center and walk out to the hill.

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

If the skies look cloudy the day of the program, please call (203) 938-2117 or visit our homepage for program status.

Please Register Here or by calling (203) 938-2117.

More Programs Coming Soon

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