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IfA Open House Activities 2018

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

 

Children's activities

  • Bottle-rocket launching
  • Comet making
  • Digitalis portable planetarium
  • Face painting
  • Sundial making
  • LEGO building contest

Our guests

Family Activities

  • Ask an astronomer
  • Buy an IfA T-shirt
  • Straw Rockets New
  • Camera Obscura New
  • Optics & Light
  • Infrared camera
  • TMT VR Experience NEW
  • Black Holes NEW
  • Daytime Venus observing
  • Ruben's Tube
  • Pan-STARRS Image Maker
  • Short lectures
  • Spectroscopy school (learning with light)
  • Solar observing (weather permitting)
  • IfA Machine Shop demos

Displays

  • Astrophotography
  • Friends of the IfA
  • Fresnel Lens
  • Scale model of solar system
  • Science Fair exhibitors
  • Pan-STARRS and ATLAS sky surveys
Watch a video about 2013 Open House.