Astronomy Night 2021

Buena Vista County Conservation Park, Buena Vista County

Friday, June 18, 2021

The Buena Vista County Conservation Board and The Sanford Museum are partnering to offer Astronomy Night.  Spend an evening under the moon and stars. The night will begin by identifying the constellations, followed by using telescopes to observe the moon and planets.


The program will be held at Buena Vista County Conservation Park in the South Shelter Area on Friday, June 18th at 9:30 PM. Refreshments are provided. Feel free to bring a blanket and/or chairs to view the stars. If you plan on attending, please let Naturalist Katie know by Wednesday, June 16th by calling 712-295-7985. Buena Vista County Conservation Park is located at 377 440th Street Peterson, IA 51047.


For more information on this program, contact the Buena Vista County Conservation Board by calling 712-295-7985 or e-mailing Visit us online at our website, or on Facebook for more up-to-date information.


Covid-19 Guidelines: 

∙ Any of these activities could be cancelled at any time due to Covid-19. 

∙ Please do not go to any activity if you have a fever, are exhibiting symptoms, have been recently diag nosed, or have been around someone recently diagnosed with Covid-19 in the last 2 weeks. 

∙ Social distancing is encouraged. You are welcome to bring your own mask and wear it. 

∙ Participants will be required to use hand sanitizer before and after touching any objects provided by the  CCCB.


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Astronomy Night 2021


Friday, June 18, 2021
9:30 PM - 11:00 PM


BV County Conservation Park ~ South Shelter Area
377 440th Street
Peterson, IA 51047
Call to register. 712 -295-7985
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