Expand your horizons and see your Universe from a new perspective! At SkyWatch events
the public is invited to come and view the Moon, planets, and some of the brighter deep-sky
objects through the variety of telescopes owned by CPO members. These no-fee events are
co-sponsored by CPO and
Centre Region Parks and Recreation.
SkyWatches are generally held in Tom Tudek Memorial Park in Ferguson Township,
State College. For a map to the park click here.
SkyWatches may be cancelled in the event of overcast skies. Call (814) 692-4239 for additional information.
You may also e-mail questions related to the SkyWatch activities to
The SkyWatch calendar has concluded for the year. Please check back in January
for next year's calendar.
Black Forest Star Party
The Black Forest Star Party is CPO's annual dark-sky
observing event. The BFSP is held every Fall at
Cherry Springs State Park.
Please see the BFSP Web site for more information
on this event!
For a more general list of Astronomy-related events in Central Pennsylvania, please see our