Date: Oct 29th, 2015
(SAINT PAUL) - Mike Lynch, meteorologist and newspaper columnist, will host free Star Party events at three Saint Paul Public Library locations this November.
Lynch invites the public to come and watch the great celestial show in the skies. Each event begins with a presentation indoors followed by time outside. Participants will have a chance to use large reflecting telescopes, including 20-inch reflectors, to view planets, star clusters, nebulae, galaxies, and more.
Locations and Times:
Monday, November 16 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at West 7th Library, 265 Oneida Street, Saint Paul, 55102. 651-298-5516
Wednesday, November 18 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Arlington Hills Community Center, 1200 Payne Avenue, Saint Paul, 55130. 651-632-3870
Thursday, November 19 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Dayton's Bluff Library, 645 East 7th Street, Saint Paul, 55106. 651-793-1699
Mike Lynch is a well-known local meteorologist and has been hosting star watch parties and teaching astronomy classes for over 40 years. He also writes a weekly stargazing column for the St. Paul Pioneer Press and is the author of the book "Mike Lynch's Minnesota Star Watch."
Visit www.sppl.org/starparty for more information.