Celebration Event: Keji Dark Sky Preserve | Sat 7 Aug PDF Print E-mail

(link to fabulous poster)

Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site

Annapolis County, Nova Scotia

(link to Park maps)

Saturday, 7 August, 2010, 6:30—11:00 p.m.

Venue: Outdoor Theatre (Visitor Centre in case of rain)

Dress Code: astro casual

6:30—7:00 ~ presentations of DSP certificate from RASC to Parks  
Canada, short speeches, Mi'kmaq sky lore

7:00—7:45 ~ reception, including dark sky (chocolate) cakes with stars  
(icing decoration), interviews, etc.

7:45—8:30  ~  astro talk by Quinn Smith "How High is the Sky"

8:30 ~ DOOR PRIZE: Celestron FirstScope tabletop telescope with  
accessories

8:30—9:30 ~ concert "Heavy Meadows"

9:30—11:00 ~ public observing (weather permitting) behind P1 parking  
area

ALL WELCOME ~ Park entrance fees apply

web link to Keji home page