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Astronomy Program at Faver-Dykes State Park

Friday, February 21, 2020, 7:00 p.m.. at Faver-Dykes State Park

Experience the mystery of the stars, and learn about their mythology and the most recent scientific discoveries.

US-1 and I-95
1000 Faver Dykes Road, St. Augustine, FL, 32086
(386) 446-6783
  • Faver-Dykes State Park hosts a special Astronomy Program on Friday, February 221 2020, beginning at 7:00 p.m.

    Park Rangers Joe and Mark will introduce participants to the mysteries of the stars, planets, and satellites, as seen from Faver-Dykes State Park. The program covers the mythology of the constellations, as well as new scientific discoveries in astronomy.

    Participants are encouraged to bring their own binoculars for personal use, but telescopes are not necessary. The program is subject to cancellation if the weather is unfavorable, so please call (386) 446-6783 to confirm.

    Faver-Dykes State Park is known for its nature walks, pristine condition, and scenic views. This park borders Pellicer Creek which connects with the Matanzas River.

    Events like the Astronomy Program are offered by the Friends of Washington Oaks Gardens State Park, a community-based not-for-profit organization whose mission is to preserve, protect, promote, and provide interpretation at Washington Oaks Gardens and Faver-Dykes State Park.

    Admission: The Astronomy Program is free with regular park admission of $5.00.

    When: Saturday, February 21, 2020, at 7:00 p.m.

    Where: Guests will meet at the Ranger Station of Faver-Dykes State Park, which is located at 1000 Faver Dykes Road, St. Augustine FL 32086.

    Call (386) 446-6783 to reconfirm and for more information or visit here.

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