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Lecture & Observing: Highlights of the Fall Sky

presented by William Francis Taylor, NASA Solar System Ambassador

6:30 PM Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Shelter Island Public Library
37 North Ferry Road, Shelter Island, NY 11964


NASA Solar System Ambassador and Montauk Observatory Astronomer, William Francis Taylor, will present a lively, illustrated talk about the constellations, planets, and other celestial objects that are visible in the Fall sky over Long Island and how you can identify them. Afterward, weather-permitting, Mr. Taylor will set up a telescope and present a guided tour of the night sky, pointing out the celestial objects he discussed during his talk.

Register for this free event by calling the library at 631-749-0042.

Montauk Observatory is grateful to its co-sponsor, Shelter Island Public Library, for hosting this event, and to Mr. Taylor for volunteering his time and expertise.

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