Understanding the Summer Solstice and Learning How to Use Your Telescope

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Saturday June 20

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11:00 AM  –  12:00 PM


If you’re one of the thousands of people who purchased a telescope because you were spending more time at home the past three months, you probably have a lot of questions about how to get the most out of it.

Join The Bishop’s staff astronomer Howard Hochhalter and Ed McDonough from Celestron for this FREE Zoom event at 11am on Saturday, June 20 – the summer solstice! You know the solstice is the longest day of the year, but do you know why? Howard explores what happens astronomically and what the solstice means. Then Howard and Ed reveal the top 8 mistakes people make when they use their new telescope. When you conquer these, you’re on your way to a rewarding astronomy hobby!