All About Telescopes AstroCon

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All About Telescopes AstroCon

November 16, 2019 @ 5:00 am - 11:00 am

The holiday season is approaching! Join Northeast Florida Astronomical Society (NEFAS) and learn the basics of operating a telescope or binoculars. Explore the wonders of modern telescopes through hands-on activities and more!

Day Activities (10 a.m. – 4 p.m.):

  • Telescope Demonstrations by NEFAS, 2nd Floor
  • Explore Science: Earth & Space 2019 Toolkits
    Hands-on Earth and space related experiences with connections to science, technology and our community.

Special Programming:

  • JEA Extreme! Science Shows @ 11:30 a.m. | 1:30 p.m. | 3:30 p.m.
    All About that Space
    Learn all about the science and history of space exploration. This program utilizes video images, live experiments, and interactive storytelling to explore the science of what it takes to get astronauts to space and survive their journey to the stars.
  • Bryan-Gooding Planetarium Show @ 12 p.m.*
    Celebration of Life and Space: Dr. Mike Reynolds
    In remembrance of Dr. Reynold’s life and career in astronomy, MOSH, NEFAS and others will share memories about his impact on our community and the communities abroad.*This planetarium show is free to the public.


November 16, 2019
5:00 am - 11:00 am
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1025 Museum Circle
Jacksonville, FL 32207 United States
(904) 396-MOSH