Grant County Dark Skies StarWatch
Join representatives from the SMART-Center in Wheeling WV at the Petersburg City Park on Saturday September 24th from 7:30pm to 10pm for this new event that will focus on the inherent natural beauty of the dark sky of Grant County with the aim of promoting Dark Sky Awareness and Dark Sky Tourism. All star gazers are welcomed to bring their own telescopes or use the ones provided. Discussion about astrology and other related topics will occur.
This event is made possible by the Near Eath Object Foundation, NASA's WV Space Grant Consortium, Grant County CVB, City of Petersburg, Grant County Chamber of Commerce, Grant County Development Authority, Grant County Schools, and the Grant County Parks and Rec.