Arboretum at Night

Join us for an evening at the Arboretum’s expansive meadow as members of the Houston Astronomical Society train their telescopes on objects in the night sky.

Date: Saturday, March 22
Time: 8:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Description: Celebrate the Vernal Equinox (first day of spring) with members of the Houston Astronomical Society on the grounds of the Arboretum! Attendees will be able to view Jupiter as well as deep sky objects including star clusters, nebulae including the Pleides, the Eskimo, and the Great Orion. Wine, bubbly beverages, fresh fruit and cheeses will be available for your enjoyment.
Note: Ages 9 and up. Wear comfortable shoes and be prepared to stroll approximately ¼ mile from the building to the meadow where the sky is easily visible and telescopes will be set up.
Cost: $30 M / $45 NM; $15 per child with a minimum age of 9
We reserve the right to cancel classes that do not meet minimum registration, in which case, we refund your payment.

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Springtime Star Party at 8:00 p.m.

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Adult Tickets
Springtime Star Party 03-22-14 (8:00-10:00 p.m.) $45.00 x
Child Tickets
Springtime Star Party Kid 03-22-14 (8:00-10:00 p.m.) $15.00 x
Adult: Springtime Star Party 03-22-14 (8:00-10:00 p.m.)

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By submitting this form, I certify that all the above participants are in good health and agree to indemnify the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center for all claims arising in connection with above programs without limit and regard to cause thereof or the sole, joint, or concurrent negligence of any parties including Houston Arboretum & Nature Center. I also agree that by submitting this form I also give permission for all the participants registered to be videotaped or photographed for use in Houston Arboretum & Nature Center publications, news publications or broadcasts or on the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center website.

I also understand that registrations are processed for Arboretum members first, then in the order received. I am not registered for the class until receipt of confirmation via email. I must notify the Arboretum of cancellation, in writing, no later than 10 days prior to the class to receive a 50% refund.

Class/Program Cancellation by the Arboretum:
Minimum Enrollment: The Arboretum reserves the right to cancel any program if minimum registration has not been met. A full refund will be issued for programs cancelled by the Arboretum for this reason.

Inclement weather: Programs are held rain or shine; refunds will not be given due to weather unless class is cancelled by Arboretum. If severe weather is a possibility, the Arboretum will make every effort to contact participants regarding class cancellations or rescheduling. Please call our main line at 713-681-8433 or check our web site for updates. In severe weather, we will also announce class cancellations through 740 AM KTRH radio.

Cancellation due to unforeseen circumstances: In the event a class or program must be cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances, the Arboretum will make every effort to notify participants as soon as possible and if the class will not be offered again, provide at the Arboretum's discretion, a prorated credit or refund.


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