Black Holes in Space
May 3-4, 40-11, 24-25, 31 9:00-11:00 p.m.
June 1, 7-8, 28-29 9:00-11:00 p.m.
July 5-6, 26-27 9:00-11:00 p.m.
August 2-3, 9-10, 23-24, 30-31 9:00-11:00 p.m.

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Black holes cannot be seen. Even so, astronomers can learn about these mysterious objects by observing things around them. Saturn, a supergiant star, a binary star system, a globular star cluster and a distant galaxy will be observed during this program as we explore some of the mysteries surrounding black holes.

The Lake Afton Public Observatory is open to the public every Friday and Saturday evening. From May through August, the Observatory's hours are from 9:00 to 11:00 p.m.


  • $5.00 for adults
  • $3.00 for ages 6 - 12
  • Under six admitted free
  • Family Rate: 2 adults & immediate children or grandchildren $15.00
  • Please note that we are unable to accept credit or debit cards