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Hobbs State Park Conservation Area will host an astronomy session



Little Rock, Arkansas – There will be a free astronomy lecture in the visitor center of Hobbs State Park on Saturday.

The program will instruct viewers on how to see the impending April 8 eclipse from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

There will be an indoor program instead of the total solar eclipse from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. At 6:30 p.m., the group will move outside to start viewing, barring any inclement weather.

According to a news release, some of the observations that will be performed include: Seeing several constellations, such as Orion and Aries; seeing double stars; and more.

A folding chair and a flashlight with a red fabric cover will be available for public use.

Ages 8 and older are suggested for this session.


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