Special Events at the Observatory
July 17: The Observatory will be open to the public on Wednesday, July 17 at 7:30pm for a one-time showing of the 2018 biographical drama, "First Man" in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the historic moon landing. The movie follows Neil Armstrong from 1961 through 1969 and the challenges he faced.
July 27: Special Presentation, "Lunar Astronauts: Preparing America’s Next Moon Landing Crew" on Saturday, July 27 at 7:30pm. Laurie Abadie, a Jamestown native and human space flight specialist with NASA will be speaking.
Following the events, the observatory will be open for both members and the public to view the night sky, weather permitting. A non-member donation of $5.00 per adult and $2.00 per child or student is appreciated.