Mother’s Day Stars, Venus & Mars

Presented by: Stellar Vista Observatory

Community and Night Sky

Date: May 14, 2023

Time: 8:30 PM Utah Time - 10:00 PM Utah Time

Description: Children’s imagination soars when they look up into a starry night sky. This event is designed just for them. See planets and stars magnified with astronomical binoculars and telescopes provided by Kanab’s Stellar Vista Observatory. Close-up views of Venus, Mars and the stars, star clusters and galaxies of the spring sky are astonishing to behold. Former planetarium director, author, and astronomy interpreter Von Del Chamberlain will share delightful stories about the constellations from differing cultural backgrounds. Bathrooms are available on location.

Location: Jackson Flat Reservoir Boat Launch Parking Area

Location: Jackson Flat Reservoir

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