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
|Friday, Jul. 25
||9:30 - 11:30PM
|Friday, Aug. 29
||8:30 - 10:30PM
|Friday, Sep. 26
||8 - 10PM
|Friday, Oct. 24
||7:30 - 9:30PM
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