Winter Astronomy Night

Buena Vista County Conservation Park, Buena Vista County

Friday, January 20, 2023

The Buena Vista County Conservation Board and The Sanford Museum are partnering to offer Winter 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, January 20th at 7:00 PM. Refreshments are provided. Feel free to bring a blanket to wrap up in and chairs to view the stars, if there is little to no snow cover.

Reservations are required for this program. If you plan on attending, please register by Wednesday, January 18th at 4:00 PM by calling the conservation office at 712-295-7985.  

Buena Vista County Conservation Park is located at 377 440th Street Peterson, IA 51047.  

This program may be cancelled due to inclement weather.  

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.

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Winter Astronomy Night


Friday, January 20, 2023
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM


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