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Perseid Meteor Shower & Star Gazing

  • Dates: August 10, 2018
  • Times: Starting: 8:30 PM
  • Admission: $5 for members, $8 for non-members
  • Tanglewood Nature Center & Museum
    443 Coleman Avenue
    Elmira, NY 14903
  • Phone: (607) 732-6060
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Telescopes out, fire's roaring, stars are shootin'! BYO lawn chair or picnic blanket, and adult beverages if that's your fancy. We'll provide the fire, astronomy knowledge, and s'mores. There will be a brief presentation indoors on how to find some useful constellations and stars, and a little bit of information on the Perseids. After that, we're outside til the fire burns down! This event is for adults 21+. $5 pp members, $8 pp non-members. This event will run once it receives 15+ pre-registrations.

Perseid Meteor Shower & Star Gazing
  • Tanglewood Nature Center & Museum
  • 443 Coleman Avenue
  • Elmira, NY 14903
  • August 10, 2018 to August 10, 2018
  • $5 for members, $8 for non-members

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Tanglewood Nature Center & Museum

443 Coleman Avenue
Elmira, NY 14903
(607) 732-6060
Nine miles of scenic trails in the Finger Lakes area that begin at the Nature Center allow you to experience the natural beauty of the Chemung Valley first-hand. We offer hiking year-round and winter activities including cross-country skiing and snowshoe rentals. Our 12,000 square foot building features a museum with 43 species of live animals, interactive exhibits and a comfortable library for bird-watching and reading. Looking for a place to gather? Our building also offers 2 meeting rooms for corporate meetings and events, retreats, wedding receptions and even Birthday parties! Tanglewood is the local leader in environmental education; serving over 14,000 children in the Southern Tier of NY and the Northern Tier of Pennsylvania. We offer programs that include live animal presentations, outdoor experiences and hands-on activities. Our programs include school field trips, scouting groups, spring and summer camps and weekend activities for children.