Friends of Observatory meet Tuesday
The newly re-organized Friends of Goldendale Observatory will hold its first general meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 24, at 7 p.m. at the Goldendale Observatory State Park.
The organization is looking to attract a broad spectrum of people from the local area and around the Northwest, including educators, amateur astronomers, and the general public in order to support a unique public observatory and a rare and valuable International Dark-Sky Park.
Troy Carpenter, Observatory Interpretive Specialist, will review the new and planned facility upgrades, which include main telescope optics, camera equipment, audio-visual equipment, interpretive displays, and facility expansion.
If weather permits,...