Public starwatch at Rudy Park observatory

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Take a tour of celestial wonders via telescope during the York County Astronomical Society’s Public Starwatch, 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, March 10, at the John Rudy County Park Observatory, 400 Mundis Race Road, East Manchester Township.

The evening will include an indoor presentation about the current night sky and other astronomical topics before shifting to the scopes to seek out stars, planets, nebulae and the moon. Those with their own telescopes are welcome to bring them along. Star charts will be available.

The program is free, but donations will be accepted. In the event of clouds or rain, only the indoor portion of the starwatch will be held.

For more information or to check on weather conditions and cancellations, call 717-759-9227 or visit or the York County Astronomical Society on Facebook.