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Astronomy Day 2014

April 12, 2014 at Houchin Community Blood Bank (11515 Bolthouse Drive) from 11 AM to 9 PM. Free!

Guest speaker: Alex Filippenko from 1 to 2 PM. Topic: Dark Energy and the Runaway Universe!

Guest speaker: Terry W Himes (JPL spacecraft engineer) from 2:30 to 3:30 PM. Topic: Comets to Wheels on Mars!

Flyer front -- Flyer back -- Program PDF

Morning + Afternoon Activities 11:00 AM to 12:45 PM and 2:15 PM to 6:00 PM

Help set up your own Telescope: 6:00 to 7:00 PM

Star Gazing 7:30 to 9 PM with KAS telescopes or bring your own!

Solar Social on Monday, April 7th from 4 to 7 PM

Nice location map for printing (select link to download PDF)

Location Map (Click image to enlarge):

Astronomy Day 2014 Location