Kid friendly! Observatory Open House at the Harford Community College. Highlights will include the Moon, Mars, Uranus, Orion Nebula, a hand full of bright globular clusters, and a few planetary nebulas. Besides their amazing 14in schmidt cassegrain telescope, there will be various telescopes setup in the parking lot for guests to view the cosmos. Have an astronomy related question? Their members will be able answer it for you. Need help with your telescope? They can help with that as well. Children are welcomed.
HCAS conducts public open houses on one Saturday night of each month throughout the year. The general public is invited to these events which are held at the observatory. Parking is at the Vocational Technical High School parking lot which is a short walk from observatory. Do not park at the Observatory.