The Augusta Astronomy Club, the Dupont Planetarium, and the Ruth Patrick Science Education Center will host the annual Fall Star Party on November 14, 1998. The grand opening of the new show, "More Than Meets the Eye" will be on this night. Activities will begin at 6:00 PM and continue until about 11:00 PM. Activities will include planetarium shows, viewing of stellar objects through telescopes and lectures on astronomy. The viewing and lectures are free but there will be a charge for the planetarium shows. Planetarium shows will be offered on a first come first serve basis. The shows will begin on the hour with the first show at 6:00 PM. The last show will begin at 10:00 PM. The free astronomy lectures will begin on the hour as well. The lectures will begin at 7:00 PM with the last one beginning at 10:00 PM.
The star party will be held rain or shine at the Ruth Patrick Science Education Center at USC Aiken. Plan to bring friends and your whole family to a fun-filled evening under the stars.
URL: http://rpsec.usca.sc.edu/ /newsletter/98sept/family.html (September, 1998)
Ruth Patrick Science Education
Center of Excellence in Educational Technology
University of South Carolina Aiken
471 University Parkway
Aiken, SC 29801