• Perseids Meteor Shower Viewing Event

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    July 21, 2022
    Visit Fontenelle Forrest's Neale Woods August 13th and experience the thrill of watching the Perseids Meteor shower. This annual meteor shower is renowned for producing some of the brightest shooting stars. Our event will begin with a brief evening hike on dirt-packed trails through the prairie and forest. Then as night falls, we will stargaze together and watch for shooting stars while learning about meteor showers and general astronomy from our seasoned volunteer, Bob Fuchs.

    Make sure to dress appropriately for the weather, wear good walking shoes, and bring a water bottle. Please bring a folding chair to sit on while stargazing and be ready to hike a short distance on easy to moderate terrain with your chair to our viewing area. Event is $5 for members and $15 for non-members. Registration is required. Members must sign in to receive discount.
    Register here: https://fontenelleforest.org/event/perseids-meteor-shower-viewing-event/

    Viewing Location: Neale Woods, 14323 Edith Marie Ave, Omaha NE 68112
    Event Time: 8:30-10:30pm
    Bridget Hanson, Marketing and Communications Assistant
    bhanson@fontenelleforest.org, (402) 731-3140
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