Stargazing Program Nov. 1

Posted on October 23, 2019

The Delaware & Raritan Canal Watch will hold a free stargazing event on Friday, Nov. 1.

The astronomy program will be held 7 to 11 p.m. at the Griggstown Native Grasslands Preserve, 1091 Canal Road, Griggstown, Franklin Township.

The planet Mars will be visible in the south.  The Andromeda Galaxy, the farthest object that can be seen with the unaided eye, will be high in the sky.  Star clusters, open clusters and planetary nebulae in the Milky Way will be observed.

Registration is required and limited.  Send e-mail Wayne Petko at wpetko02@gmail.com and include phone number.

The nonprofit D&R Canal Watch helps promote, enhance and preserve the Delaware & Raritan Canal State Park. Donations to support the park are appreciated.

Source: D&R Canal Watch