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DAYTIME ASTRONOMY

Date(s): 2/3/2014, 2/4/2014, 2/5/2014, 2/6/2014, 2/7/2014, 2/8/2014, 2/9/2014, 2/10/2014, 2/11/2014, 2/12/2014, 2/13/2014, 2/14/2014, 2/15/2014, 2/16/2014, 2/17/2014, 2/18/2014, 2/19/2014, 2/20/2014, 2/21/2014, 2/22/2014, 2/23/2014, 2/24/2014, 2/25/2014, 2/26/2014, 2/27/2014, 2/28/2014

11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. daily

St George Island State Park, 1900 E. Gulf Beach Drive, St George Island, Florida 32328
Dr. Julian G. Bruce St. George Island State Park along with astronomer Bill Nigg will be hosting a daily telescope observation program about sunspots, weather permitting. Participants will use a high powered telescope equipped with solar filters to safely observe the sun. The focus will be on the movement, quantity and development of sunspots over the course of a month. Through these observations we will gain a better understanding of the power of the Earth’s most stable energy supplier. Come join us for this family friendly event. The program is free with your paid park entrance fee. For further information, contact Dr. Julian G Bruce St George Island State Park at (850)927-2111. St. George Island State Park is accessible via a four mile bridge from Eastpoint, Florida. Eastpoint is located approximately 75 miles southwest of Tallahassee, Florida. The park is located on the east end of St. George Island.
Tiffany Vickery
850-927-2111

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