Athabasca University Star Party

Aspen View Public Schools is proud to support our educational partnership with Athabasca University!

Athabasca University Star Party

September 15, 2018

  • Enjoy guided tours featuring artwork from local Athabasca artist Pirkko Karvonen.
  • Gain an appreciation of the night sky by participating in telescope viewing of planets and constellations. Telescopes will be available on-site for viewing the night sky but feel free to bring your own. An amateur astronomer will be in attendance hosting a telescope workshop where you can learn how to use a telescope or ensure your telescope is in top working order.

And more!

  • Witness nocturnal life firsthand on a guided nature walk.
  • Learn to capture the evening’s beauty at a night photography session.
  • Stay and enjoy some fun activities for the kids!

6:00 – 8:00 PM: Art walk and local artist recognition celebration

8:00 – 11:00 PM: Star Party & Night Sky viewing

Location: Athabasca University ARC Building
1 University Drive, Athabasca, AB

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