Durango Herald Events

Mar 11

  • Durango Nature Studies hosts new moon astro-tour and PanStarrs comet talk
    What: Other
    Where: Durango Nature Center Bondad Bondad Hill
    When: 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
    Description: Joind Durango Nature Studies and astronomer John Buting for a tour of the night sky. John has agreed to share his knowledge and his telescopes for the astoromy programs that will be held throughout the year. March 11 will be a special night. The PanSTARRS Comet should be visible right before dark. PanSTARRS could be the best visible comet since Hale-Bopp in 1997 and during March should be at its brightest. In addition, Jupiter should also be visible at twilight. Don't miss this informational event. To register, email sally@durangonaturestudies.org, call 769-1800 or visit www.durangonaturestudies.org/wildwords.htm.

    Free for memebers, $10 for nonmembers.