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Astronomy Week

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Monday, May 5:
Telescopes in the Park, Solar Observing at Liberty Park,
Noon - 4:00 pm

Join the University of Utah's AstronomUr Outreach Group at Liberty Park to view the Sun through specialized telescopes! Learn more...

Tuesday, May 6:
Sidewalk Solar Observing Party, Downtown City Library
Noon - 4:00 pm

Think star-gazing is only possible at night? Think again! Join us at the City Library in downtown Salt Lake for solar observing. Learn more...

Wednesday, May 7:
Star Party & Solar Observing at the South Physics Observatory 
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Let our observatory guides take you on a tour of the night sky! Learn more...

Thursday, May 8:
Film Festival with Topical Discussions, 408 South Physics Building, University of Utah
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join our AstronomUrs in a cosmic journey Hollywood-style and learn why space is so hard to replicate on the big screen! Learn more...

Friday, May 9:
Star Party at the South Physics Observatory, University of Utah
8:00 pm - Midnight

Come explore astronomy through one of our 14 telescopes and learn how astronomers make discoveries! Learn more...

Saturday, May 10:
Astronomy Activities at the Natural History Museum of Utah,
Noon - 4:00 pm

Learn more about telescopes and how astronomers make discoveries with a variety of presentations and activities! Learn more...

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