7:00-7:30pm Student Presentations Location: ACMS Commons ACMS eighth grade student projects will be on display and selected students will present their stories to the community. The students will have created their own constellation and written a narrative relating to the history of the first colonies. Additionally, they will have determined the star types and characteristics within their constellations.
7:30-8:00pm Educational Presentation - Jerelyn Ramirez, KS Astronomical Observers President Location: ACMS Commons Ms. Ramirez will discuss the life cycle of stars. She will distribute star charts and handouts. A sound system, projector and screen will be provided.
8:00-10:00pm Stargazing Location: ACMS Practice Football Field The KS Astronomical Observers will bring telescopes (6+) for night sky observation and assist with spotting objects.
*The ACMS Java & Good Stuff (JAGS) group will provide hot chocolate and star cookies as a fundraiser throughout.
*The community is encouraged to bring their own telescopes. *GAD buttons will be available for purchase at the event.