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Oil Region Astronomical Society In-person Public Night
May 7, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pmFree
Public night presentation: Lunar and Solar Eclipses, with ORAS member Gary Purinton. Weather permitting, the event will be followed by night sky observing through ORAS’ 30-inch telescope. This will be ORAS’ first in-person event for over two years. We look forward to welcoming visitors to our site!
Gary Purinton has been an educator for over 26 years. He is a retired planetarium teacher, and has taught astronomy at Clarion University.
Location: Our observatory is located in southwest Venango County, between Franklin and Clarion. It is on Camp Coffman Road, approximately 1500 feet north of Camp Coffman.