Town Creek Under the Stars: Apollo 11 Edition

Event Description

As a continuation of the NC Science Festival’s Statewide Star Party, join in a global celebration as we mark the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing!  This special, daytime edition of Town Creek Under the Stars will include hands-on activities throughout the day that provide a better understanding of our moon.  A replay of the 1969 live television coverage from CBS News will be shown in the auditorium at 1pm, and a presentation on backyard astronomy, including a discussion on a variety of consumer telescopes and how to operate them, will begin at 2pm.  Free!