Pajarito Astronomers Club Invites Community To Dark Night Star Party

Triangulum Galaxy photo by Jeremy Best


Los Alamos County Parks, Recreation and Open Space Divisions are partnering with the Pajarito Astronomers for the Dark Sky/Night program. Anyone with an interest in star gazing and the chance to look for stars through a telescope is invited to come out tonight, Saturday, June 25, to Spirio Soccer Field at Overlook Park in White Rock.

Arrive at nightfall for viewing, or around sunset for setting up. If arriving at night and approaching Spirio Field, please use parking lights. Bring a red flashlight for safety. This gathering is weather permitting.

The remaining Dark Night dates for 2022 are July 30, Aug. 27, Sept. 24, Oct. 22 and Nov. 19.