Entries by Alex Hayes


Our fall evening observing sessions will start up in October. Called “StarWatch,” these outdoor programs allow the public to enjoy the splendor of the night sky at our observatories. Gaze at the Moon’s craters and imagine yourself flying over in a spacecraft. Witness celestial places of star birth and star death. If the weather does […]


In session 1, we will learn about what geocaching is, terminology used and other interesting aspects of the geocaching world. In session 2, we will learn to use a GPS device in order to find hidden “caches.” During this session, the group will have the opportunity to use their mobile device to find a variety […]

Twilight Zip

With only a headlamp and the soft glow of lights strung along the platform, you can let your imagination run wild while you soar through the twilight on this unique fall adventure. Soar through the forest canopy, listen to nocturnal critters and view the night sky while on the zipline. Pre-registration is required by calling […]