Outreach Group Detail Page
|Outreach Group:||Carthage College Institute of Astronomy|
|Sponsoring Institution:||Carthage College|
|Travel Distance:||Local programs in/around Kenosha
and summer programs in New England
|Description:||The Carthage Institute of Astronomy operates an observatory and a planetarium near its campus in Kenosha, WI, and invites groups of all ages to visit our facilities and enjoy programs.
The Institute also conducts astronomy outreach programs during the summer in northern New England in a partnership with the Appalachian Mountain Club. These programs emphasize the physical connection among people, the natural environment, and the Universe at large, and already engage thousands of people at AMC facilities throughout New Hampshire.
|Target Audience(s):||Elementary School
College or University
|Topical Focus:||General Astronomy
Dark Skies Awareness and Environmental Protection
|Additional Information:||Programs can be scheduled based on availability of facilities and staff. Please contact us well in advance of your event so that we can find a mutually available time and place to provide it to you.|
|Primary Contact:||Douglas Arion|