Library telescope dedication on Tuesday, 4/17 at 7 p.m.

Good news: on Tuesday, April 17 you can learn to use a basic telescope.  Join John C. Root of Aldrich Astronomical Society in our Program Room for a quick tour of a basic scope and stargazing hints and tips.  Start time is 7 p.m.  Everyone is invited.

Better news: Starting Wednesday, April 18, library cardholders 18 years or older can borrow the library's telescope for astronomical discoveries of their own!  We offer an Orion StarBlast #9814 4.5" Altazimuth Reflector Tabletop Telescope (with instruction book and transport tote) for you to borrow for up to 3 weeks (21 days). 

More information will be available on the Library website ( starting Tuesday 4/17.