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Rich Grebb, Astronomy Educator - May 23rd

Rich Grebb taught astronomy for over 30 years in the public schools of PA.  From 1979 to 1986 he directed the E.F. Groner Planetarium for Stroudsburg School District. He received his MA in Physics & Astronomy from West Chester University in Pennsylvania in 1978 and has since conducted numerous astronomy presentations and workshops for public and private groups. Outdoor night observations with students, parents, resort guests, nature center members and local starry sky enthusiasts are now Rich’s avocation and passion. 

Saturday, May 23rd
Astronomy Presentation
8:30 pm
Enjoy an indoor tour of the night sky! Guests are then invited on a short walk to a laser guided view of the stars and constellations with astronomer Rich Grebb .May 23rd will be a great night to look to the skies due to the position of Saturn . The ringed planet will be at its closest approach to Earth and its face will be fully illuminated by the Sun. This is the best time to view and photograph Saturn and its moons. A medium-sized or larger telescope will allow you to see Saturn's rings and a few of its brightest moons.