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The Adirondack Public Observatory
P.O. Box 1332
Tupper Lake, NY 12986
(518) 359-3538 info@apobservatory.org
Stargazing at the APO Roll Off Roof Observatory!

The Adirondack Public Observatory holds public star gazing sessions every Friday evening through the summer! Observing will start 30 minutes after sunset at the Roll Off Roof Observatory, 178 Big Wolf Road (map).

Check our Observing Conditions page for the nightly sky forecast, and Facebook for observing notices; daily sunset times and the Moon's phase appear in the left margin of each page on our website! Weather cancellations will be announced on Facebook or you can call the RORO at (518) 359-6317.

All public star gazing sessions are free and open to everyone; no reservations are required.

International SUN-Day!

An international celebration of our closest star, the Sun! Solar observing, educational programs, games, prizes and other activities for adults and kids. Free and open to the public.

Sunday, June 21, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Adirondack Public Observatory, 178 Big Wolf Rd., Tupper Lake (map).

Sun Day 2015 Poster

Lecture: Joshua Thomas – "Dawn, Rosetta & Philae"

The exciting science of small objects in our solar system. We live in an exciting time, when space probes are arriving at their far flung destinations with increasing regularity. Earlier this year Dawn and Rosetta have made lots of news. Free and open to the public.

Dr. Joshua Thomas is an astronomer at Clarkson University, Potsdam NY.

Wednesday, June 24, 7:00 pm at The Wild Center, Tupper Lake (map).

Lecture: Josh Thomas

Astrophotography Workshop

A three-day workshop where experienced astrophotographers will offer lectures, hands-on instructions and aid you in photographing and processing astronomical images. There will be a fee of $120.00 (There is a 10% discount for APO members) for the entire three day program. All materials and equipment will be supplied.

Instructors and a detailed scheduled will be announced in the coming weeks.

All workshop activities on September 18, 19 & 20 will be held at the observatory located at 178 Big Wolf Rd., Tupper Lake (map). During the workshop, there will be lots of time dedicated to teaching, observing and imaging, as well as free time. A detailed program will be sent to all registered participants when it is finalized.

There are two ways to register for the workshop:

Payment can be made by check or PayPal (instructions are provided after the registration form is completed). Call the APO office if you have any questions or need further information about the workshop.

Astrophotography Workshop
Jupiter, by Ernie Rossi
Photo Credit: Ernie Rossi

Take a trip down memory lane by viewing a list of our previous events & presentations


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Tupper Lake, NY 12986
26 May, 2015