Sky Observations

Friday, September 2, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Friday, September 2, 9:00pm - 11:00pm
Sky Observations
Big Bone Lick State Historic Site
3380 Beaver Rd.
Union, KY 41091

Social

Union, KY
Northern Kentucky River Region

Description

July 1:

10:00 A.M. Solar Journey*: Join staff from Northern Kentucky University for an afternoon of solar observation. There will be a specialized telescope for viewing the sun and activities!
Location: Museum
Approximate Time: 3 Hours
Ages: All Ages
*Subject to cancellation due to poor conditions.

10:00 P.M. Tour the Stars*: Have you ever wondered what the galaxies actually look like from earth? What about the distant stars you can’t see with the naked eye? Join the astronomy staff from Northern Kentucky University for a tour of the night sky. There will be a telescope for viewing the stars in the night sky. Participants will have a chance to see galaxies, stars, planets, and the moon!
Location: Camp Store
Approximate Time: 1-1.5 Hours
Ages: All Ages
*Subject to cancellation due to poor conditions


August 19: CANCELED DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES. 

10:00 A.M. Solar Journey*: Join staff from Northern Kentucky University for an afternoon of solar observation. There will be a specialized telescope for viewing the sun.
Location: Museum
Approximate Time: 3 Hours
Ages: All Ages
*Subject to cancellation due to poor conditions.

10:00 P.M. Tour the Stars*: Have you ever wondered what the galaxies actually look like from earth? What about the distant stars you can’t see with the naked eye? Join the astronomy staff from Northern Kentucky University for a tour of the night sky. There will be a telescope for viewing the stars in the night sky. Participants will have a chance to see galaxies, stars, planets, and the moon!
Location: Camp Store
Approximate Time: 1-1.5 Hours
Ages: All Ages
*Subject to cancellation due to poor conditions


September 2:

10:00 A.M. Solar Journey*: Join staff from Northern Kentucky University for an afternoon of solar observation. There will be a specialized telescope for viewing the sun.
Location: Museum
Approximate Time: 3 Hours
Ages: All Ages
*Subject to cancellation due to poor conditions.

9:00 P.M. Tour the Stars*: Have you ever wondered what the galaxies actually look like from earth? What about the distant stars you can’t see with the naked eye? Join the astronomy staff from Northern Kentucky University for a tour of the night sky. There will be a telescope for viewing the stars in the night sky. Participants will have a chance to see galaxies, stars, planets, and the moon!
Location: Camp Store
Approximate Time: 1.5-2 Hours
Ages: All Ages
*Subject to cancellation due to poor conditions