Jemez Springs to host Star Party | KOB 4
Advertisement

Jemez Springs to host Star Party

undefined undefined | 

Marian Camacho
October 02, 2018 10:34 AM

JEMEZ SPRINGS, N.M. - The Village of Jemez Springs is teaming up with Jemez Historic Site to host a Star Party Saturday, October 13.

Advertisement

The party is scheduled during a Waxing Moon, which is the transition between a New Moon and First Quarter Moon which creates for a darker night sky. 

An instructional coordinator from Jemez Pueblo will be on site, sharing stories of ancient beliefs on constellations and the Pueblo's connection to the land.

The talk will start at 7 p.m. and repeat again at 9 p.m. Telescopes will be available courtesy of The Albuquerque Astronomy Society for attendees to view the night sky.

“We are grateful to The Albuquerque Astronomical Society for graciously contributing their time and expertise to this event,” said Jemez Springs Mayor Roger Sweet.

Credits

Marian Camacho

Copyright 2018 KOB-TV LLC, a Hubbard Broadcasting Company. All rights reserved

Advertisement
Comment on Facebook

Share 4 - News Tips - Photos - Videos
  Share a News Tip, Story Idea, Photo, Video



Advertisement

Relay Media Amp

Advertisement

Advertisement




US Marshal hit by car during foot chase with homicide suspect

Double homicide suspect changes plea, awaits sentencing

Family, friends remember 15-year-old killed in hit-and-run crash

Las Vegas City Council meeting abruptly ended after embattled mayor changes agenda

2 guards taken to hospital after attack in New Mexico prison