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Saturn Party

Join us Saturday June 4th, 2016 at 9pm at Three Peaks Recreational Area to check out Saturn and Mars. This event is free and open to the public.¬†Everyone is invited, and we will not try to sell you anything, however donations help us buy better equipment for the community, and are always deeply appreciated. We…

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Aquarids Meteor Shower

Join us Saturday May 7th, 2016 at 9pm at Three Peaks Recreational Area to watch the Aquarids Meteor Shower. This meteor shower is caused by the Earth traveling through particles left over from Halley’s Comet and can be seen in the direction of the constellation Aquarius. The Aquarids happen over a fairly long period of…

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Jupiter Party

Join us April 16th, on Saturday at 8pm at the Three Peaks Recreational Area to catch a great view of Jupiter through SUSF’s large telescope. We will also be able to see its 4 largest moons: Io, Callisto, Ganymede, and Europa. About Jupiter: Jupiter is the largest planet in our Solar System, and also has…

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5K UFO Fun Run 2016

The Southern Utah Space Foundation is putting on a fun run! Click this link to sign up here. What: The 5k UFO Fun Run is for runners and space enthusiasts of all ages. The run will wind up the Coal Creek Trail which trails into the gorgeous Cedar mountains. Costumes are encouraged. Along with fastest…

Hubble Picture of Orions Nebula

Orion’s Nebula, March 5th, 2016

Join us March 5th, on Saturday at 7pm at the Three Peaks Recreational Area to catch a great view of Orion’s Nebula through our large telescope. This event is free and open to the public.¬†Everyone is invited, and we will not try to sell you anything, however donations help us buy better equipment for the…

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Lunar Party, February 13th, 2016

Join us February 13th, on Saturday at 7pm at the Three Peaks Recreational Area to catch a great view of the moon through our large telescope. This event is free and open to the public.¬†Everyone is invited, and we will not try to sell you anything, however donations help us buy better equipment for the…

Solar Max II Telescope Display

Project Solar Scope

Solar Max II Campaign Please click on this link to get a solar telescope for the community. Why should you donate to this campaign? We can provide astronomy events in the daytime, free of charge and open to everyone. You’ll be able to see our star (the sun) and how it behaves up close and…