Accessible Astronomy Short Course

Date and Time: 
Sunday, October 15, 2017 (All day) to Friday, October 20, 2017 (All day)
Event Location: 
Wisconsin Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired
1700 West State Street
Janesville, WI 53546
Event Contact: 
Online Registration: 
Registration Deadline: 
Monday, September 18, 2017


Innovators Developing Accessible Tools for Astronomy

3rd Annual Astronomy Short Course

The universe is full of magic! All it takes is the mind of a child to bring that magic to life, and that is exactly what this amazing short course experience seeks to do. From flying high on a broom to gazing on the Yerkes Observatory, magic can be found in the most unlikely of places, including science! The Wisconsin Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired and Yerkes Observatory want to give your students the opportunity of a lifetime over an unforgettable week full of magic and fun!

Intended audience: Students in 6th-12th grade, interested in astronomy.