Come join us for a Winter Star Party at our very special private event location, Three Bears in Creedmoor! This site is perfect for star gazing as it is surrounded by WRC land, which ensures little light pollution from the surrounding Triangle. Before star gazing begins, we will have several activities for the whole family as well as the delicious snack options from Cocoa Forte! (more info below)
Sunset is at 5pm so star viewings from the Raleigh Astronomy Club will begin around 6pm. Come for all or part of the event and remember to bring a chair or blanket to sit on and we can’t wait to see you there!
Because this is a private preserve, we ask that you leave furry friends at home. We suggest that you bring a picnic blanket or chair to stargaze in, extra layers, a red flashlight, and a water bottle. Please remember to pack anything that you bring in, back out with you and we can’t wait to see you amongst the stars! This is a free event, but preregistration is required.
Raleigh Astronomy Club is a nonprofit hobby club dedicated to bringing astronomy to the Raleigh and Triangle area. They have been partnering with TLC for monthly programs since the beginning of this year and have helped reach over 500 people at our partnered events.
Join this wonderful event and taste some of the delicious creations from Cocoa Forte. Their specialties are a variety of chocolate dipped cheesecakes, but they will also have hot cocoa and cider for sale as well! Follow the link for their story and more information.
Rain Date Plan if Needed: If any changes are made to the dates, we will contact everyone by email by lunchtime on Friday using the 24 hour cloud cover predictions to make the best call that we can.
Current Mask Policy: TLC seeks to build a supportive, mask-friendly environment in all collaborations with staff and the public. Please wear a mask if you are not vaccinated, or if that makes you feel most comfortable. We will have masks available if you would like to wear one during an event. We also encourage those eligible to be vaccinated to get their Covid-19 vaccine and booster shot. If you are experiencing any Covid-related symptoms, please stay home and attend a program another day. Our top priority is to create a safe environment for our community. Thank you for your understanding.