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2020 EVENTS AT THE NORTH FRONTENAC STAR GAZING PAD

Due to the Corona Virus and O. Reg 104/20  Emergency Order under Subsection 7.0.2 (4) of the Act - Closure of Outdoor Recreation Amenities -  the Star Gazing Pad has been closed effective immediately until further notice.  The protection of all residents and visitors is of the utmost importance during the Covid-19 Pandemic, and always.
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The following events are taking place at the North Frontenac Star Gazing Pad at 5816 Road 506 between Plevna and Fernleigh. Check NorthFrontenac.com events calendar for event updates. Events begin at sunset.
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE. EVERYONE IS WELCOME. BRING YOUR BINOCULARS AND TELESCOPES IF YOU HAVE THEM.
April 25: Theme: The Realm Of Galaxies.
May 16 & 17 (Victoria Day Weekend):Theme: The Inner Planets.
June 20:“Sun Party” 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Theme: Seasons (rain date June 21)
July 25:Theme: Our Moon (waxing crescent at perigee).
Bonus Event! Tuesday evening to Wednesday morning, August 11/12:Theme: The Perseid meteor shower.
August 22:Theme: Three Circumpolar Constellations: Two Bears and a Dragon.
September 12:Theme: The Outer Planets. (all 5 will be in the evening sky).
October 10 & 11:Theme: The Watery Constellations.(or The Outer Planets if September event is clouded out).
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