FREE Astronomy Day with the South Shore Astronomical Society

Sponsored by North River


2 classes (show schedule)
Sat, May 02, 2020
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sat, May 02, 2020
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


North River Wildlife Sanctuary, Marshfield MA


Pat Montieth - NASA Solar System Ambassador


(suitable for children 5 & up)


Nonmembers can join today during checkout and take immediate advantage of member prices.

Celebrate International Astronomy Day as NASA Solar System Ambassador Pat Montieth talks about plans to send humans back to the moon and beyond at 10:00. From 11:00 till 3:00 the Society is offering a variety of indoor activities, including stations about telescopes, free astronomy apps for phones and tablets, and solar and planetary observing through telescopes. At 6:00, weather permitting we will use telescopes to explore the Earth's only natural satellite - the moon. There will be many experts on hand to maximize your exploration! Preregistration is strongly encouraged.

Instructions and Directions:

Pre-registration is strongly encouraged

Registration is required.
Register by mail: program registration form (PDF 66K)
For your own security, DO NOT send credit card information via email.

For more information, contact:

2000 Main Street
Marshfield, MA 02050