Month: June 2017

Wimberley Public Library Reading

What a fun time at Wimberley Public Library yesterday! We learned about the upcoming total solar eclipse, what we can see from our area and made pinhole projectors to indirectly view the sun. Kids got to hear “Cassandra and the Night Sky” and see what constellations are up at night during the summer with Stellarium.…
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June 14, 2017 0

Barnes and Noble Sunset Valley Reading

Another wonderful time reading “Cassandra and the Night Sky” at the Sunset Valley Barnes and Noble. We learned about the upcoming solar eclipse and what constellations we can see in the summer sky. My favorite part was that one girls was wearing a princess dress. Little did she know that the main character of the…
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June 10, 2017 0

Speaking at the Austin Astronomical Society Meeting

I had the chance to speak at the Austin Astronomical Society Meeting in June at St. Stephen’s Episcopal. It was great to share the lessons and activities we do here at Starry Sky Austin with them. I asked everyone, “What inspired you to love space and astronomy?” What a great experience to hear everyone’s responses.…
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June 4, 2017 0