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Shell Astro Nite

May 16th, 2009

Shell Astro Nite 29 May 2009

When: 7pm 11pm

Where: Science Centre

Programme for the Evening:-


7pm 7.45pm - Talk by Astronomy Enthusiast
Dr Cheong Kam Khow
"Star Gazing for Beginners" (for ages 12 and above)
Venue: Observatory Classroom, Omni Theatre Building
*First-come-first-served basis. Seats are limited.
7pm 10pm - Inflatable Planetarium
Venue: Mercury Room, Omni Theatre Building
(20 pax per session 15 mins guided session)
7pm, 7.30pm, 8pm, 8.30pm, 9pm, 9.30pm, 10pm
*First-come-first-served basis.
8pm 11pm - Hands-On Activity for young children
15 pax per activity table. 15 minutes/session
8pm 11pm - VIEWING @ various stations

Locations for viewing stations in Science Centre:-

Main Observatory

1) Main Observatory

Mini Observatory

2) Mini Observatory

Kinetic Garden (near McDonalds)

3) Kinetic Garden (near Mc Donald)

Outside Linkway (near Omni Theatre)

4) Outside Linkway (near Omni Theatre)

Grass Patch (near Observatory Terrace)

5) Grass Patch (near Observatory Terrace)

Grass Patch (near mini Observatory)

6) Grass Patch (near Mini Observatory)

There will be an educational booklet (est. 12 - 16 pp) to be given out to visitors to the Science Centre on Shell Astro Nite and it will contain information on astronomy and some hands-on activity. The booklet would include information such as

  • Our Solar System
  • Star Charts
  • Eclipses
  • Upcoming sky events Night Sky observing highlights
  • Tips for using telescope & observing the skies

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One Response to “Shell Astro Nite”

  1. rajani says:

    PROGRAMME ARRANGED IN VIVI CITY WAS WONDERFUL,SO WE ARE EXPECTING MORE THIS TIME IN SCIENCE CENTER IN SHELL ASTRONITE.

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