Corning Community College observatory

Kids' Night at the Observatory

SUNY Corning Community College will open the Observatory on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019, for Kids' Night. Doors open at 7:00 p.m. Admission to the event is free. All are welcome, although activities are most appropriate for those ages 3 to 10. Guests will be invited to participate in astronomical crafts, observe the night sky through telescopes, watch comet demonstrations, and tour the 20” telescope. Children should be accompanied by an adult.


Please mark your calendar for next month's event: On Friday, Oct. 4, 2019, Yumiko Akiba, SUNY CCC Instructor of Mathematics, will discuss ways that NASA uses origami as well as other places that origami is used in space.