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December 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Astronomy Night is a series of outdoor star-gazing events at Fort Rodman/Fort Tabor from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesdays, Dec. 7, Jan. 11, and Feb. 8. The rain dates are Dec. 28, Jan. 25, and Feb. 22. The Queer Arts Council of New Bedford and Parks, Recreation & Beaches present this program. Local amateur astronomer Laura Ryan will guide these star-studded adventures. Warm, windproof clothing is encouraged. Telescopes will be provided. Bring your chair, binoculars, snacks, and red-colored flashlights/headlamps. No white lights are allowed.