We're Off to the Moon

McFarland Park, Story County

Saturday, November 18, 2023

This program is a come and go event. Get ready for an out-of-this-world experience where you can discover the secrets of the moon! There will be hands on activities and a chance to observe this night’s waxing crescent moon through a telescope. You won’t want to miss out on this adventurous night that the whole family can enjoy!

The Ames Area Astronomers will be partnering with Story County Conservation for this event. They will provide telescopes for families to view the moon and other celestial views.

FREE event, open to all ages.

ADA Accessible location.

Unless otherwise stated, refunds can be issued less a $5.00 processing fee per event for cancellations prior to the registration deadline. No refunds will be made after the registration deadline. To cancel a registration, please call (515) 232-2516.  In need of financial assistance? We encourage you to check out NatureConnect, our service assistance program that provides 50% off the cost of SCC camping, educational programs, and more. Contact MICA today to verify need and receive your coupon code.

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We're Off to the Moon


Saturday, November 18, 2023
8:30 PM - 9:30 PM


McFarland Park, Conservation Center
56461 180th St., Ames, IA 50010
Ames, IA 50010

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