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Date Saturday  6/28/2014
Group State CMC
Event Title Astronomy for Educators
Status Approved
Member Price $105.00
Non-member Price $115.00
Available Participants 17
Type Education (everyone)


Saturday: Dinosaur Ridge  at 17861 West Alameda Parkway, Golden, CO (This is the northeast entrance into Red Rocks Park and Amphitheater - it's called "Entrance 1"). Please note this location is on the west side of Dinosaur Ridge - not to be confused with the gift shop on the east side of Dinosaur Ridge!

Here's the link on Google maps:

Location of Dinosaur Ridge (West Side)

Sunday: The Colorado Mountain Club, 710 10th Street Golden, CO 80401. In the Conference Center (north side of building on the main floor)

For more info Contact

Mike Zawaski


Dates: 28-29 June 2014

8 am - 5 pm daily
and 8:30-10:30 pm on Night 1.
(If it is cloudy that night, we will reschedule to Night 2)

Optional: $50 fee for 1TE Graduate credit through Colorado School of Mines Special Programs and Continuing Education. Pay this separately at the class.


COURSE DESCRIPTION: Get ready to move! Immerse yourself in the study of astronomy and the practice of sky watching with inquiry based, experiential lessons (Kinesthetic Astronomy) and evening sky watching. Content includes sky motions of the Sun, planets, stars; seasons; phases of the Moon.
A Solar Motion Demonstrator and planisphere are included as part of course costs. Other class materials will be provided by the instructors.

Learn about the educational opportunities for school groups through the Colorado Mountain Club's Youth Education Program.

For more information about this course, visit


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Note: Cancellation Policy: All cancellations are subject to $30 administrative fee.


No refunds after June 1, 2014. The course will happen regardless of weather.

Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.