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IfA Open House Activities 2019

Activities are subject to change. More may be added later.

 

Children's activities

  • Bottle-rocket launching
  • Portable planetarium Get timed tickets at entry
  • Face painting
  • Straw Rockets
  • Sundial making
  • LEGO building contest

Our partners

Family Activities

  • Ask an astronomer
  • Buy an IfA T-shirt
  • Star Tracker
  • CO2 Mirror Cleaning Demo New
  • Optics & Light
  • Infrared camera
  • TMT VR Experience
  • Transiting Exoplanets New
  • Daytime Venus observing
  • Pan-STARRS Image Maker
  • Impact Craters
  • Short lectures
  • Spectroscopy school (learning with light)
  • Solar observing (weather permitting)

Displays & Demonstrations

  • Astrophotography
  • Friends of the IfA
  • IfA History
  • 3D Printing
  • Liquid Nitrogen New
  • Ruben's Tube
  • ATLAS telescope demo
  • Scale model of solar system
  • Student-built telescope Pioneer 01-A
  • Pan-STARRS and ATLAS sky surveys
Watch a video about 2013 Open House.