Tamke Allan Observatory Astronomy Day Big Event

TheTamke Allan Observatory-Community Science Learning Center in Harriman, Tennessee, will celebrate Astronomy Day, October 4, 2014 with an all-day Big Event.


Activities include:

  • Weather Balloon Launch and Tracking

  • Observing the Sun

  • Observing the Moon

  • Hands-on Observing

  • Radio Astronomy Demonstration

  • Sky Tours: What’s Up Tonight?

  • How to Star-Hop

  • Identifying Constellations

  • WOW Stuff in the Night Sky

The Observatory, a campus of Roane State Community College, conducts monthly scheduled programs on the first and third Saturdays.

Directions are on the web at:


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