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Quadrantids Meteor Shower

January 3 - January 4
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Park Rangers Institute Educational Visit

January 8
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Home School Group Educational Field Trip

January 9
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Dudley High School Educational Field Trip

January 10
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Full Moon

January 10
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Home School Group Educational Field Trip

January 17
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Bucks Camp Summer Camp Fair

January 18
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NJ Summer Camps Fair

January 19
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Rare Conjunction of Jupiter and Saturn

January 19
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North Buncombe High School Educational Field Trip

January 21
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Park Rangers Institute Educational Visit

January 22
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CCIU Summer Adventures Camp & Activities Fair

January 23
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New Moon

January 24
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NC Astronomy Days

January 25
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NJ Summer Camps Fair

January 25
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NC Astronomy Days

January 26
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NJ Summer Camps Fair

January 26
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Waynesville Middle School Educational Field Trip

January 27
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Teen Summer Expo at Newton High School

January 27
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Teen Summer Expo at Lexington High School

January 28
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Waynesville Middle School Educational Field Trip

January 28
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Waynesville Middle School Educational Field Trip

January 29
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Waynesville Middle School Educational Field Trip

January 30
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Brevard Academy Educational Field Trip

February 5
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Brevard College Educational Visit

February 6
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Atlanta Parent Camp Fair

February 8
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Super Moon

February 9
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ACA Conference Staff Training

February 10 - February 15
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Brevard College Summer Job & Camp Fair

February 13
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WCU Regional Science Fair

February 14
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Nashville Summer Camp Adventure Fair

February 22
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New Moon

February 23
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Main Line Parent & Philadelphia Family Summer Camp Fair

February 23
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KATZ JCC Cherry Hill Teen Summer Expo

February 24
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Fernleaf Community Charter School Educational Field Trip

February 26
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Givens Estates Tour

March 4
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Super Moon

March 9
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Brevard College Spring Break Trip

March 9 - March 14
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AAUW Presentation

March 10
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New City Christian School Educational Field Trip

March 12
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Buncombe County School STEM Celebration

March 14
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NC MLE Annual Conference

March 15 - March 17
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Weaverville Elementary School Educational Field Trip

March 18
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Home School Group Field Trip

March 20
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Home School Group Field Trip

March 23
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New Moon

March 24
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Mercury Western Elongation

March 24
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Venus Eastern Elongation

March 24
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Captain Gilmer Christian School Field Trip

March 24
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Rosman Elementary School Educational Field Trip

March 26
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Rosman Middle School Educational Field Trip

March 27
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Rosman Elementary School Educational Field Trip

April 3
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Super Moon

April 8
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Rudisill Private Tour

April 8
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Greenfield Private Tour

April 8
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Lyrids Meteor Shower

April 22 - April 23
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New Moon

April 23
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USA Science & Engineering Festival Camp Fair

April 24 - April 26
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Friends of Gorges Star Party

April 24
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Eta Aquarids Meteor Shower

May 6 - May 7
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Super Moon

May 7
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New Moon

May 22
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Summer Staff Training

May 29 - June 6
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Full Moon

June 5
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Camp – Above & Beyond – Mini Session

June 7 - June 18

CAMP ABOVE & BEYOND (Our most advance camp) Above and Beyond is an in-depth, hands-on space science and research experience. A basic understanding of algebra is most helpful. It is multi-faceted world of space science and research designed in partnership with Duke Talent Identification Program (TIP) Field Studies. This camp explores the universe through astronomy, […]

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Camp – Above & Beyond – Full Session

June 7 - June 25

CAMP ABOVE & BEYOND (Our most advance camp) Above and Beyond is an in-depth, hands-on space science and research experience. A basic understanding of algebra is most helpful. It is multi-faceted world of space science and research designed in partnership with Duke Talent Identification Program (TIP) Field Studies. This camp explores the universe through astronomy, […]

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Camp- Secrets of a Spy Station

June 7 - June 12

SECRETS OF A SPY STATION (learning made fun for all students) (Cryptography and secret messages) Campers will be immersed in the setting of former Department of Defense Spy Station where secret messages were intercepted so they could be decoded and used to aid National Security. We will explore the history of how codes and cyphers […]

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NCSU Catalyst Program Field Trip

June 18
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New Moon

June 21
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Solstice

June 22
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Camp – Operation Nebula Mars- Full Session

June 28 - July 16

CAMP OPERATION NEBULA (A good precursor to - Camp Above & Beyond) Operation NEBULA is a simulated space mission that teaches leadership, teamwork, and STEM principles while exposing everyone to fun and creative experiences. The camp is an exciting, immersive journey amidst our campus’ history, and its critical role in the space race. Each instance […]

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Camp – Astro Explorers – Mini Session

June 28 - July 9

ASTRO EXPLORERS (learning made fun for all students) (Computational Thinking, 3D design and printing, data and animation, communications, planetary geography) Take a deep look into how computers store and work with data that represents complex ideas. Campers will learn techniques to find patterns in data and display it in vibrant and creative ways like animations, […]

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Camp – Operation Nebula Mars – Mini Session

June 28 - July 9

CAMP OPERATION NEBULA (A good precursor to - Camp Above & Beyond) Operation NEBULA is a simulated space mission that teaches leadership, teamwork, and STEM principles while exposing everyone to fun and creative experiences. The camp is an exciting, immersive journey amidst our campus’ history, and its critical role in the space race. Each instance […]

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Full Moon

July 5
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NCSU Catalyst Program Field Trip

July 9
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Jupiter at Opposition

July 14
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Camp – Operation Nebula Exoplanet- Full Session

July 19 - August 6

CAMP OPERATION NEBULA (A good precursor to - Camp Above & Beyond) Operation NEBULA is a simulated space mission that teaches leadership, teamwork, and STEM principles while exposing everyone to fun and creative experiences. The camp is an exciting, immersive journey amidst our campus’ history, and its critical role in the space race. Each instance […]

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Camp – A Rovers Journey

July 19 - July 30

A ROVERS JOURNEY (learning made fun for all students) (Robotics, sensors, AI) We have long sought to make life easier by building devices to do work for us. Some are simple and do just one task, others are complex and make human like decisions based on information sensed from the world around them. Come join […]

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Camp – Operation Nebula Exoplanet – Mini Session

July 19 - July 30

CAMP OPERATION NEBULA (A good precursor to - Camp Above & Beyond) Operation NEBULA is a simulated space mission that teaches leadership, teamwork, and STEM principles while exposing everyone to fun and creative experiences. The camp is an exciting, immersive journey amidst our campus’ history, and its critical role in the space race. Each instance […]

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New Moon

July 20
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Saturn at Opposition

July 20
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Perseid Meteor Shower

August 12 - August 13
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Venus Western Elongation

August 13
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Equinox

September 22
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Draconids Meteor Shower

October 7
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New Moon

October 16
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Orionids Meteor Shower

October 21 - October 22
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Thunder over the Rock Camp Fair

October 23 - October 25
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Blue Moon

October 31
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Taurids Meteor Shower

November 4 - November 5
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New Moon

November 15
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Leonids Meteor Shower

November 17 - November 18
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New Moon

December 14
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Solstice

December 21
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Ursids Meteor Shower

December 22
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Ongoing

Open to the Public

February 2, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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Open to the Public

March 2, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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Stargazer’s Journey

March 2, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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On select evenings, visitors have the opportunity to participate in the ultimate observing experience with Stargazer’s Journey. This event is designed to allow a small intimate group to work directly with an astronomical educator while they observe the night sky. The evening will begin at our restaurant, Smiley’s, where your educator will tell you about the history of […]

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Open to the Public

March 6, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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Open to the Public (No Planetarium Shows)

March 13, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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Open to the Public

March 20, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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Stargazer’s Journey

March 20, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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On select evenings, visitors have the opportunity to participate in the ultimate observing experience with Stargazer’s Journey. This event is designed to allow a small intimate group to work directly with an astronomical educator while they observe the night sky. The evening will begin at our restaurant, Smiley’s, where your educator will tell you about the history of […]

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Open to the Public

March 27, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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Open to the Public / NO PLANETARIUM SHOWS TODAY

April 6, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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Open to the Public

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Stargazer’s Journey

April 6, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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On select evenings, visitors have the opportunity to participate in the ultimate observing experience with Stargazer’s Journey. This event is designed to allow a small intimate group to work directly with an astronomical educator while they observe the night sky. The evening will begin at our restaurant, Smiley’s, where your educator will tell you about the history of […]

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Open to the Public

April 10, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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Open to the Public

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Open to the Public

April 17, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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Open to the Public

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Open to the Public

April 24, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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Open to the Public

May 1, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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SPACE DAY! – Open to the Public

May 4, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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May the 4th be with us! From the very first year of PARI’s existence, we have designated the first Saturday in May as Space Day, an all-day open house (free general admission*) that attracts hundreds of visitors. In addition to all the regular attractions at PARI, during Space Day our research and educational programs are […]

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Stargazer’s Journey

May 15, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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On select evenings, visitors have the opportunity to participate in the ultimate observing experience with Stargazer’s Journey. This event is designed to allow a small intimate group to work directly with an astronomical educator while they observe the night sky. The evening will begin at our restaurant, Smiley’s, where your educator will tell you about the history of […]

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Open to the Public

May 18, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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Open to the Public

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Camp Above and Beyond

June 16, 2019 @ 8:00 am - June 28, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

CAMP ABOVE & BEYOND Above and Beyond is an in-depth, two-week co-ed camp that is designed to immerse high school students in the multi-faceted world of space science and research.  Originally designed as a partnership between the Learning Center at PARI and the Duke TIP Field Studies program, this camp explores the universe through astronomy, physics, and […]

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2019 Perseids Meteor Shower Experience

August 10, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - August 11, 2019 @ 9:00 am

Have you ever wished upon a shooting star? Now is your chance! Enjoy camping and observing the Perseids meteor shower at our historic, mountaintop campus!   $80 primitive camping package includes overnight campsite usage, meals and an educational experience of a lifetime with a Learning Center astronomer during the Perseids meteor shower! CLICK HERE TO […]

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Meteorite Camp

October 12, 2019 @ 10:00 am - October 13, 2019 @ 4:00 pm

This rockin’, hands-on camp is open to all high school students and adults, and will focus on: Handling specimens, minerals in meteorites Identifying textures of rocks Outdoor Lab: Meteorites and the structure of the asteroid belt Terrestrial Scavenger Hunt Exploring impacts Classification of meteorites Magnetic susceptibility and density of meteorites (measurement and data collection) Evaluation […]

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6:00 pm

Pisgah Nights – Space, Spies, and Secrets

January 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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On the Evening of January 24, 2020 from 6-8pm The Learning Center at PARI will host a talk on the history of our unique site that has been home to NASA, Department of Defense, N.C. Forest Service, Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute and and presently The Learning Center at PARI. A visual slideshow and history tour […]

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8:00 am

Mercury Eastern Elongation

February 10 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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4:00 pm

Camp (SPACE) – Boy Scout

February 28 @ 4:00 pm - March 1 @ 10:00 am
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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Join us February 28-March 1, 2020 at The Learning Center at PARI for our Boy Scout Space Camp as we offer two merit badges during this fun filled educational weekend - Astronomy and Space Exploration. There are several accommodation packages to choose from, all packages include: 2 merit badges Dinner on Friday night Breakfast, lunch […]

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Camp – Scouts Girls

March 13 @ 4:00 pm - March 15 @ 4:00 pm
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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Join us March 13-15, 2020 at The Learning Center at PARI for our Scouts BSA Space Camp as we offer two merit badges during this fun filled educational weekend - Astronomy and Space Exploration. There are several accommodation packages to choose from, all packages include: 2 merit badges Dinner on Friday night Breakfast, lunch and […]

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6:00 pm

Pisgah Nights- Meteorite or Meteorwrong???

April 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

What is this rock I found? Did it come from space? That's a question we get asked a lot. We have decided to share how to determine if an object has terrestrial or extra-terrestrial origins. In this event you will learn how meteorites are classified and the processes that are used to do so. Some […]

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4:00 pm

Boy Scout Space Camp

April 24 @ 4:00 pm - April 26 @ 10:00 am
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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Join us April 24-26, 2020 at The Learning Center at PARI for our Boy Scout Space Camp as we offer two merit badges during this fun filled educational weekend - Astronomy and Space Exploration. There are several accommodation packages to choose from, all packages include: 2 merit badges Dinner on Friday night Breakfast, lunch and […]

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8:00 am

Mercury Eastern Elongation

June 4 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Full Moon

August 3 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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6:00 pm

Perseids Meteor Shower Experience

August 7 @ 6:00 pm - August 8 @ 10:00 am
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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Have you ever wished upon a shooting star? Now is your chance! Enjoy camping under the stars and observing the Perseids meteor shower at our historic, mountaintop campus! Join us as a primitive camper. This package includes camp site usage, meals, a site tour, a sunset hike and meteor shower viewing for an educational experience […]

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8:00 am

New Moon

August 19 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Full Moon

September 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Neptune at Opposition

September 11 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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New Moon

September 17 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Mercury Eastern Elongation

October 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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6:00 pm

Pisgah Nights – More Space, Spies and Secrets

October 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Learning Center at PARI, 1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772-9626 United States
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On the Evening of October 2, 2020 from 6-8pm The Learning Center at PARI will host a follow-up to the talk and the history tour of our unique site that has been home to NASA, Department of Defense, N.C. Forest Service and presently Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute and The Learning Center at PARI. A visual […]

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8:00 am

Mars at Opposition

October 13 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Uranus at Opposition

October 31 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Mercury Western Elongation

November 10 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Full Moon

November 30 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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4:00 pm

Geminids Meteor Shower Experience

December 12 @ 4:00 pm - December 13 @ 10:00 am

Have you ever wished upon a star? Now is your chance! Enjoy camping under the stars, making new friends in our dorm style rooms or relax in the comfort of our cabins and observing the Geminids Meteor Shower at our historic, mountaintop campus! All packages include dinner, a tour, sunset hike, observing the meteors, observing, […]

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8:00 am

Geminids Meteor Shower

December 13 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Full Moon

December 30 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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