December 18, 2017
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!!! Cancelled !!!! Watch Geminid meteor showers at Hirundo

Event organizer: Gudrun Keszöcze
Event Date & Time: December 13, 2017 6:00 pm until December 13, 2017 9:00 pm
Contact email: web@hirundomaine.org
For more information: http://www.hirundomaine.org/
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OLD TOWN — Hirundo and the seventh grade of Leonard Middle School invites all to watch the annual Geminid Meteror Showers at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge.

Every year in December, Earth crosses the orbital path of the asteroid 3200 Phaethon. Some of its debris, which burns up in the earth atmosphere we see as bright meteors.

Learn more about Geminids and observe the night sky with the telescopes provided by RSU #34.
Meet (and warm up) at the Parker Reed shelter located beyond  Gate 1 at 1107 West Old Town Rd., Old Town.