astronomy

April is a great time to get out and enjoy our Arkansas State Parks. The Mississippi River State Park in Marianna is offering several fun events this month. On Saturday, April 11, the park is hosting a Great American Clean-up event. Volunteers are invited to come out and assist with the clean up of the …
Get ready to look to the skies on Saturday, Nov. 22 at Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area in Rogers, where the powerful telescopes of the Sugar Creek Astronomical Society will be focused on four of the planets in our solar system – Venus, Mars, Uranus, and Neptune. Venus will be blazing in the west. Mars will …
The first in a series of free astronomy programs presented throughout 2014 at Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area by the Sugar Creek Astronomical Society takes place March 29. A class begins at 6:30 p.m. with night sky viewing through powerful telescopes at 7:30 p.m. Society President Jack McDaniel says the focus will be on the famous …
According to the folks at Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area in Rogers, clear, crisp winter days make for excellent viewing of the night sky. So pile on those layers and pull on the parka, then head to the park this Saturday, Jan. 12 for the first in a series of free astronomy programs presented by the …