CAS Astronomy Day Festival

The Charlottesville Astronomical Society will hold an Astronomy Day event at the Ivy Creek Foundation in CHarlottesville  The event will begin at noon with white light and Ha solar observing,  From 1:00 – 3:00 pm there will be a telescoope build for kids and parents.  Families will have the opportunity to build a 4″ dobsonian telescope and learn how it works and what it can be used to view in the night sky.  The cost for the scope kit is $50.00.  To register, please contact Steve Layman at slayman2528 at  In the evening club members will have telescopes available for public viewing of the night sky until 10:00 pm


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