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Star Party: 7:30-11PM

7:30p to 11:00p
Sat, July 14, 2018
Laura Clepper
(940) 528-2211

Join us for a star party, hosted by 3 Rivers Observatory!

The Kemp Center for the Arts in Wichita Falls and the 3 Rivers Observatory are partnering with Lake Arrowhead State Park for an evening of educational fun!

This is the full schedule of events. The star party at Lake Arrowhead State Park begins later in the evening:

11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Join our ArtZeum Summer Camp Saturday and then spend some time in the ArtZeum

1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Join the folks from 3 Rivers Foundation (Quanah, TX) to learn more about constellations and the planet Saturn

7:30 pm to 11:00 pm
A Star Party at Lake Arrowhead State Park, hosted by 3 Rivers Observatory

"If the night is clear we will get to see:
Sun- through a solar telescope
Crescent Moon
Mercury
Venus
Jupiter
Saturn
some bright star clusters"

Meet: At the Equestrian campsites. Parking and restrooms are available there.

Bring: A low intensity flashlight or a red-light flashlight to preserve night vision. Bug repellent, water, and snacks are also recommended.

Additional event information can be found at the Facebook event page and Arts Council Wichita Falls. Contact Christine H. at the Arts Council with any questions: (940) 767-2787. 

This event is free to attend! Stop by park headquarters and let them know you are attending the star party.