Astronomy Night

October 08, 2019

Dr. Robert Sadler, Professor of Physical Science at Culver-Stockton College, will present a short talk on Earth's moon, its composition, its orbit, and some of the folklore related to it on October 11th, 2019 from 7 P.M. to 9 P.M. at the M.W. Boudreaux Memorial Visitor Center. Topics such as lunar phases, eclipses, tides, supermoons, and blue moons will be discussed. Other subjects, such as lunar calendars and the names of the monthly full moons, will also be mentioned. After the talk, attendees will be invited to go outside, view the moon through binoculars, and identify some of the well-known surface features.
For questions or for more information contact the M.W. Boudreaux Memorial Visitor Center at 573-565-2112, email marktwaininfo@usace.army.mil or stopping in between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.