Explore the Solar & Lunar Skies at May 11 Astronomy Event in Oglebay Park
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1330 National Rd., Wheeling, WV

may, 2019

sat11may1:00 pm11:00 pmSpring Daylight and Nighttime Astronomy1:00 pm - 11:00 pm Schrader Environmental Education Center, Oglebay Resort, Wheeling, WV

Event Details

Explore the solar and lunar skies Saturday, May 11 at Speidel Observatory in Oglebay Park.  The Oglebay Astronomy Club leads all activities.

From 1-4 p.m., you can tour the facility. Try your eye at solar observing, too! See a meteorite display, and participate in space science activities. Observe the evening sky through telescopes and learn about the constellations from 8-11 p.m. (weather permitting).

All ages are invited to attend this free program.

About the Schrader Center:

The Schrader Center offers dozens of seasonal nature programs for all ages. Nature enthusiasts gather here to experience a sense of community around a shared love of nature. Preschoolers through adults enjoy our year-round nature activities. Our hands-on programs expand nature knowledge, promote outdoor discovery and foster lifelong learning.


(Saturday) 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm


Schrader Environmental Education Center

Oglebay Resort, Wheeling, WV


Oglebay Institute304-242-7700