The Maryland Science Center and Robinson Nature Center jointly present this exciting family-focused program to Scope Out the Night Sky! Enjoy a planetarium program, build your very own Galileo scope (a functional telescope for night sky viewing) and take a “tour” of the sky outside with professional and amateur guides. Each couple or family takes home one Galileo scope and all participants receive a star-map. Recommended age is 10 yrs +. Registration/Info: 410-313-0400. Cost is $24 per family (up to five members).
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