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Astronomy: A Trail of Stardust - The Perseid Meteor Shower

Fri Aug 14, 10:00 PM - 11:59 PM CST
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Junior, Cadette, Senior, Ambassador, Daisy, Brownie

Join us at TimberRidge Adventure Center for the chance to see some of nature’s fireworks and a personal tour of the August night sky. There will be a short indoor presentation followed by a guided night sky tour. There will be a short walk to reach our viewing location. Feel free to bring your own blanket or chair. You may bring binoculars but they are not required. In case of clouds or rain, there will be a related indoor program. Advanced registration required.

Cost: $10 Johnson County, KS residents, $11 nonresidents

Registration Requirements: All girls participating as a Girl Scout in this activity must be registered Girl Scout members. If attending as a troop, all volunteers also need to be registered members and/or have completed and approved background checks. If non-registered individuals (adults or tags) are allowed to participate in this activity supplemental insurance is required. Use the Insurance Purchase Form to purchase insurance at least 3 weeks prior to the event. Completed forms can be emailed to


Questions: Call (913) 826-2800

Badge Connections: Cadette: Night Owl, Senior: Sky, Daisy: Space Science Explorer, Brownie: Space Science Adventurer, Junior: Space Science Investigator, Cadette: Space Science Researcher