Exploring the Stars, Association for Bright Children & Kids Learning Connections, February 23rd, 2016

Clear skies with some high hazy clouds greeted 40 visitors (21 children and 19 adults) from the Association for Bright Children and the Kids Learning Connections for Exploring the Stars at Western University’s Cronyn Observatory, Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016, 6:00 p.m. Graduate student Shannon Hicks made the digital slide presentation “Big Bang” and fielded questions. Shannon followed this with the activity “Telescope Kits”, with the children assembling simple telescopes from small reusable kits.

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Cronyn Observatory Public Night, Monday, February 22nd, 2016

Mostly cloudy skies greeted some 33 visitors to Western University’s Cronyn Observatory Public Night, Monday, February 22nd, 2016, 7:00 p.m. They were welcomed by graduate student Dilini Subasinghe and, since there was no slide presentation, were directed upstairs into the dome.

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