Evenings at PARI
Each Month PARI welcomes visitors to our campus for Evenings at PARI. The programs, which are held the second Friday of each month, feature tours, lectures and nighttime observations.
Evenings at PARI are held the second Friday of each monthReservations are required, with bookings taking place until 3pm the day of the event. Upcoming Evening at PARI programs
|Date||Start Time||End Time||Title of Lecture||Lecture Description|
|March 14, 2014
||7:00 PM||9:30 PM|| History of Yerkes Observatory
||Gayle Riggsbee, of the Charlotte Amateur Astronomers Club shares the history of Yerkes observatory.
|April 11, 2014
||7:00 PM||9:30 PM|| Fit for Space
||As part of the NC Science Festival theme, Life is your Lab, PARI staff explore the effects of living in space on the human body and how the astronauts continually work to preserve a healthy body.
Each evening will consist of a tour of PARI, short lecture covering relevant or current topics in astronomy and an observing session with PARI telescopes. The talk will be followed by about half an hour's worth of optical or radio observing before the evening ends.
Included in the program:
|Directions||Costs and Policies||Reserve your seat today!|
For further information you may call PARI Education Director Christi Whitworth at (828) 862-5554, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org