Sipp Bay Preserve Star Party

Friday September 23th 

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Sipp Bay Preserve, Burby Road, Perry

Free and open to the public

Are you interested in the wonders of the night sky?  Join Maine Coast Heritage Trust staff and Charlie Sawyer from Downeast Amateur Astronomers for an evening of star gazing at the Sipp Bay Preserve in Perry. Observe some new constellations and planets with help from a pro!

We will meet at the Sipp Bay lower parking lot at 6:30 pm. Dress warmly and bring binoculars and a flashlight with the lens covered with red cellophane to view the sky map that will be provided.

Please contact Deirdre Whitehead, dwhitehead@mcht.org  or 271-7701 with questions.

 

Directions: Traveling from Pembroke, follow Route 1 north from the intersection of Route 1 and Route 214 for 3.8 miles and turn right on Burby Road. From the east and the intersection of Route 1 and Route 190, follow Route 1 south for 2.8 miles and turn left on Burby Road. Follow Burby Road approximately .75 miles to the Preserve. Stay on the main drag past the private home to the lower parking lot.