The Rose City
Astronomers will offer monthly public sky viewings at the Haggart Observatory
on the campus of Clackamas Community College. The viewings begin around sunset
and continue until about 11 p.m., weather permitting.
Observatory, located at the Environmental Learning Center at CCC, offers views
of the night skies through 24-inch and 13-inch Newtonian reflector telescopes.
Viewings are free during the astronomy club’s Public Nights.
The Public Night
viewing schedule for 2013 is as follows:
Space in the
observatory is limited, and viewers may at times have to wait to look through
the telescope. If the weather is uncertain during the day of the event, call
503-594-6044 after 3 p.m. for a recorded message announcing if the viewing will
be held or canceled.
information, contact Diana Fredlund, Rose City Astronomers media director, media@rosecityastronomers.