Events

Stargazing with Mike Lynch

Fri., September 23rdSat., September 24th, 20227:30pm – 11:00pm

Save two dates for Stargazing this year! Friday, September 23rd and Saturday, September 24th

Make the stars your old friends as we watch the great celestial show in the skies over Mount Olivet Conference and Retreat. Center. We’ll have giant telescopes aimed at Jupiter, Saturn, star clusters, galaxies, and more. Live video telescopes will also be available. Get to know constellations like The Big Bear, Cygnus the Swan, Pegasus the Winged Horse, and others. Great constellation mythological stories will also be featured!

Mike Lynch is a retired WCCO meteorologist and has been hosting Minnesota and Wisconsin Starwatch programs for over 50 years! He also writes a weekly stargazing column for the St. Paul Pioneer Press and is the author of the book “Stars, a Month by Month Tour of the Constellations.” It’ll be available for purchase at a discount. Super cool glow-in-the-dark star shirts will also be available for sale.

Arrive at 7:30pm with your blankets and lawn chairs, and make yourself comfy!

Cost is $15 per person – includes program, snacks, and bottled water. Children 3 and under are free. Max cost per family is $50.

When: Friday, September 23rd, 2022 at 7:30pm

Where: Mount Olivet Conference & Retreat Center

Cost: $15

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