The Pajarito Astronomers will be holding a County-Sponsored Dark Night starting at 8:15 p.m. (sunset,) Saturday, July 30 at Spirio Soccer Field, Overlook Park.
Weather permitting, the public is invited to come out, wander among the telescopes, and star gaze. The planets Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune may all be visible. There will be a tour of the summer constellations, and there will be telescope views of double stars, star clusters, nebulae, and galaxies.
The public is invited and encouraged to attend. Viewing will end before midnight. Call Steve at 505.662.3252 for information.