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STAR-B-Q

Dear CORE families,

Join us on Monday, May 14th for an evening of food, fun, and a live tour of the night sky as CORE Charter School hosts the second annual Star-B-Q event. Experience the wonder and awe of looking through our 8" reflecting telescopes and seeing with your very own eyes the light emitted by a distant galaxy over 35 million lightyears away. View a globular star cluster over 25,000 lightyears away. See Jupiter and its four largest moons in real life - a mere half billion miles away.

Feel free to bring blankets to lie down on so you have a comfortable view of the stars above. At about 9 pm, Mr. Gibbs will be giving a guided star talk followed by views through our telescopes which will be operated by CORE students. Please bring a red flashlight if you have one, we want to try and minimize white light after dark.

Also, Ms. Flinn will host a 3-d flexagon craft table. Come and construct your own geometric transformers to take home and show off to your friends and family.

Doors open at 6:30 pm. CORE will provide BBQ burgers. Please bring a side dish to share with everyone. The event is designed for middle to high school students. Younger children are welcome so long as they are supervised. Please take a moment to complete the google doc below.

 https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfy7G_j8OfvmbrxB4fwlVZRHWjHVd9m8mYo5mlpTJAWJrFosQ/viewform?usp=sf_link  

 

Hope to see you there and... keep looking up!

 (In the event of cloudy skies, we will host the BBQ and craft portion only. Plan to come and enjoy.)