Summer Backyard Stargazing | Kids Out and About San Antonio

Summer Backyard Stargazing


*The event has already taken place on this date: Thu, 07/29/2021
With relatively warm, lengthening nights and one of the best meteor showers of the year, the months of August and September are a great time to check out the night sky, even if it's just from your backyard with no fancy equipment. Students will leave this class prepared to observe the season’s major celestial landmarks and events visible with the unaided eye – including individual stars, constellations, another galaxy, planets, the Moon, and the Perseid and Delta Aquarid meteor showers.

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With relatively warm, lengthening nights and one of the best meteor showers of the year, the months of August and September are a great time to check out the night sky, even if it's just from your backyard with no fancy equipment. Students will leave this class prepared to observe the season’s major celestial landmarks and events visible with the unaided eye – including individual stars, constellations, another galaxy, planets, the Moon, and the Perseid and Delta Aquarid meteor showers – and to appreciate the larger astronomical pageant as it unfolds throughout the year.

Age:
This class is appropriate for all ages.

Location:
This class will take place online through Zoom. Links for Zoom classes will be sent 1 hour before the start of class. If you do not receive your link, please check your spam or submit an email through our contact page.

About the teacher:
Tyler Lucero has connected people to our natural and human heritage as an interpreter at the Genesee Country Village & Museum, a science teacher in the Rochester City School District, a naturalist at West Irondequoit's Helmer Nature Center, and an interpretive ranger at Rocky Mountain National Park. He studied geology and history at Brown University, and has traveled widely to wild and historic places across the United States, but loves the people, landscape, and history of his native Western New York best.

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Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Contact name: 
Rochester Brainery
The event has already taken place on this date: 
07/29/2021
Time: 
7:00PM-8:15PM
Price: 
$18.00

Ages

4-5 years 6-8 years 9-12 years Teenagers All Ages Adults & kids together Adults without kids