The Warren Astronomical Society
Wolcott Mill Metropark
Astronomy Day 2003
Camp Rotary in the Wolcott Mill Metropark
Home of Stargate Observatory
20505 29 Mile Road
** 2 Miles East of Romeo Plank Rd. **
No Charge to Enter
For more information, call: (586) 447-2424 or (800) 477-3175
Stargate Observatory Tour – Find out what is in an observatory!
Constellation Walk – Learn about the constellations and star names
Telescope Observing - Look through a telescope. Our big telescope is over 10 feet tall!
Astrophotography - See what you need to photograph in the night sky.
Mirror Grinding - Help make a telescope mirror.
The Sun, Moon and Planets - Displays showing interesting facts about our solar system
Telescopes – Facts to know when buying a telescope.
And More, … fun for all ages.
In case of clouds, the observatory tour will still be held and a slide presentation and telescope discussion will occur indoors.
Make plans to see the Wolcott gristmill and the Wolcott farm (open 9 AM to 5 PM)
Wolcott Mill Metropark web site: www.metroparks.com/wolcottmill.html
For more information about the Warren Astronomical Society, write us at WAS P.O. Box 1505,
Warren, Mi. 48090-1505 or visit our Web site: www.boonhill.net/was