Fifty Things to See with a Telescope

Event Details

Date: February 24, 2018
Time: 6:00 pm—8:00 pm
Location: Museum of York County

Event Description:

• This family-friendly talk is aimed at new (or prospective) telescope users with little knowledge of the night sky. John A. Read, author of Fifty Things to See with a Small Telescope and Fifty Things to See with a Small Telescope – Kids will highlight the must-see objects visible in Carolina Skies. 
• If you are too intimidated to use your small telescope or are having difficulties finding interesting objects, this talk is for you. Find out why John’s book is listed as the #1 Bestseller in Star-Gazing by Amazon.com. 
• Copies of his book, Fifty Things to See with a Small Telescope, are included with admission ticket. Extra copies of several of his books will be available for purchase and signing.
• Book-signing and dessert reception to follow.


CHM Members and Carolina Skygazers: $20 per family includes one copy of Fifty Things to See with a Small Telescope; additional guests $5 per person for program only.


Non-Members: $30 per family (up to four people) includes one copy of Fifty Things to see with a Small Telescope; additional guests $5 per person for program only. Limited to 15 families.

Registration required. Call 803.981.9182 to reserve your spot.

Thanks to the Allstate Foundation for their generous support of this program.