PENDING: Star Party and Presentation: The Men of Apollo and the Moon
Homolovi State Park
July 25, 2020 6:30 p.m.
Guest Speaker Presentation is "The Men of Apollo and the
Moon." It will be about a 25-30 minute presentation with a Q & A to follow.
7:30 PM AZ-MST Night Sky Viewing Moore Telescope
"The men of Apollo and the Moon" by Kevin Koski, Guest Speaker. Kevin has always been interested in astronomy. He vividly remembers watching the Apollo missions on TV as a child, sparking his lifelong interest in space. In his early 30s, Kevin was FINALLY able to get his first telescope beginning a lifelong passion for astronomy has just taken off since then! "I have since then started doing public outreach programs in order to share my knowledge and experiences and to hopefully spark the interest in others of our beautiful universe."
Speaker program begins at 6:00 pm (AZ-MST), telescope viewing after program in Winslow Homolovi Observatory. The Little Colorado River Valley Astronomy
Club is composed of amateur and professional astronomers who enjoy sharing and exploring the skies. The Little Colorado River Valley Astronomy Club is based in Snowflake, Arizona with members traveling thousands of miles each year to explore the skies. We are dedicated to encouraging, developing, and teaching the hobby of astronomy through hands on exploration, sharing our resources and knowledge. Our partnership in the founding and operation of the WHO brings the general public, school groups and astronomy enthusiasts together for a great time of exploration, discovery and science education.
January 18, 2020-January 10, 2021
Life Along the River: Ancestral Hopi at Homol'ovi
Life Along the River: Ancestral Hopi at Homol’ovi is on display at the La Posada Hotel in Winslow until January 2021. The exhibit looks at the community of Homol’ovi, formed by immigrants more than 700 years ago, along the Little Colorado River near present-day Winslow.
May 16 - September 7, 2020
Blue Star Museum at Homolovi State Park
Calling all active duty military families! This May, Homolovi State Park will become a "Blue Star Museum," which provides free park admission to the nation's active duty military personnel and their families from May 16, until September 7!
June 20, 2020
First Day of Summer Petroglyph Hike
Join a park ranger for a guided tour of the Homolovi II Ancestral Hopi Pueblo and Box Canyon Petroglyphs.
4th Saturday of the month
CANCELLED through June: Star Parties at Homolovi State Park
CANCELLED through May 8: On the fourth Saturday of every month, Homolovi State Park hosts a star party at the park's observatory! Come and marvel at the wonders of the cosmos!