Low light pollution allows for amazing gazing for Deep Sky Discovery Night

Saturday, Aug. 26, 7:30 p.m.—HUBBARDTON—The Green Mountain Astronomers are back at the Hubbardton Battlefield State Historic Site in Hubbardton, Saturday, Aug. 26, for another Deep Sky Discovery Night.  The program runs 7:30-11 p.m.

The astronomers bring their own telescopes to share. They are happy to present the depths of the night sky to attendees. Bring blankets, flashlights, and binoculars or telescopes, if available. The Hubbardton Battlefield has little modern light pollution and a sweeping open sky, and is the perfect spot to observe the heav ens. The program is dependent on weather and sky conditions.  Call ahead, at 802-273-2282, to confirm the program is on.

Admission is by donation. It’s fun for the whole family.

For more information, visit historicsites.vermont.gov. Join the Vermont State Historic Sites on Facebook.

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