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200th Anniversary of the Weston Meteorite – America’s First Recorded Meteorite!
November 17, 2007 @ 12:00 am
PLEASE JOIN THE WESTPORT ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY 182 BAYBERRY LANE - WESTPORT
NOVEMBER 17TH FROM 7:00 - 10:00 PM
FOR A NIGHT OF OBSERVATION AND CELEBRATION OF THE
200TH ANNIVERSARY FALL OF THE
(First recorded meteorite fall in the U.S.A)
• METEORITE DISPLAY (including Weston Meteorite samples)
• LEONID METEOR SHOWER *
• CLUB TELESCOPES AVAILABLE FOR OBSERVING *
• WESTON AND EASTON HISTORICAL SOCIETIES
With information on the upcoming Meteorite Anniversary
Events and Commemorative Merchandise
* Meteor Shower Viewing and Telescope Observing if Clear Skies Only- Lawn chairs and warm clothing are strongly recommended!