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Program: Geauga Skywatchers Club: Sundials, Latitude & Time
Park: Offsite
Location: Offsite
Area: Geauga County Public Library, Bainbridge Branch
Reservation Deadline: 10/7/19
Date: 10/7/19
Meeting Days: Mon.
Time: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Fee: Free
Program Category: Astronomy
Program Type: Astronomy, Children-specific, , Indoor presentations
Age Range: Designed for grades 6-12 but all ages welcome!
Description: Our second monthly meeting of our new astronomy club! Learn how to tell time without a watch, and about sundials, latitude, longitude, time zones, the equation of time, and a bit of the history of time-telling. Then use a compass and ruler to draw and build your own working sundial! Led by Dr. George Trimble, president of the Chagrin Valley Astronomical Society. Registration required on Geauga County Public Library’s website. Prospective members may login to Meetup.com to find the dates and times of future lectures and activities.
Accessibility: Fully Wheelchair / Stroller Accessible