Join the St Louis Astronomical Society as they host public telescope viewing at Babler State park. Telescopes will be set up near the monument area. The planets mars and Saturn will be visible along with The Big Dipper, Leo and Gemini.

Date: Saturday, 4/17/2010

Time: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Babler State Park - Monument Area, Wildwood, MO

Location Details

Babler State Park - Monument Area
Location for Night Skies over Babler events and other events held in the monument circle area of Babler State Park


Wildwood, MO

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check clear sky chart

Event Log
Name of Primary Presenter/Organizer: Mark Jones
Event Type: Community Event
Number of club members participating as presenters: 12
Toolkit Used:
   Other NSN Resources (Telecons, Astronomy Resources Download, etc)
Topics Covered:
   Light Pollution
   Milky Way Galaxy
   Moon
   Size/Distance Scales
   Solar System
   Telescopes
   Universe
Total number of visitors: 200
What materials were handed out?
Handed out society brochures, getting started material from Astronomy and S & T
Comments and anecdotes about the event:
Join the St Louis Astronomical Society as they host public telescope viewing at Babler State park. Telescopes will be set up near the monument area. The planets mars and Saturn will be visible along with The Big Dipper, Leo and Gemini.