While winters in New England mean shorter days, they also mean longer periods of time for star-gazing. Learn about the heavenly bodies visible in the night sky—and even the rarely-seen wonders.
Learn about the night sky at Astronomy Day.
It will be a day packed with fun activities and astronomical exploration!
It’s a day of planetary and astronomical exploration! Enjoy a full day of activities for learners of all ages, covering topics from stars to planets, comets to meteorites.
Schedule of Activities
||Build and launch miniature paper rockets.
||Touch a piece of the solar system.
||Pocket Solar System
||Make your own scale model of the solar system.
||Make your own model of the Earth, Moon and Sun to explore the phases of the Moon.
||What's Up in Tonight’s Sky
||Find out about the constellations and planets visible tonight.