Astronomy Night

Friday, July 12, 8:00-11:00 PM

Event held at Northeast Community Park.
Free and open to the public.

Join the Flint Hills Discovery Center as we head offsite for a night of astronomical fun, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing!

8:00-9:30 PM
Enjoy outer space crafts and activities from our partners the Manhattan Public Library and the Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art.

9:30-11:00 PM
Join K-State Physics Professor Chris Sorensen as he leads us in astronomical viewings of the moon, planets and stars through high-powered telescopes. Amateur astronomers are welcome to bring their own scopes! 

Rain Date: Saturday, July 13

Driving Directions to Northeast Community Park

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Astronomy Night