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CPO_Logo_2001-2.gifCommunity Sky / Star Watches
Expand your horizons and see the Universe from a new perspective! At SkyWatch events the public is invited to come
and Telescope view the Moon, planets, and some of the brighter deep-sky objects through the variety of telescopes owned by CPO members. These free events are sponsored by the Central PA Observers Club and the Centre Region Parks and Recreation Authority. Please bring a flashlight.  FREE! 

Check this listing for club meetings for the Central PA Observers. Also, check out their website for "In The Sky" info. about what you can see during the winter months!

Lastly, mark your calendars as the club has set some Star Watch Dates for 2017:
Fri., Oct. 13 - 7:30-9:30pm at Circleville Park

October 7
Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day Take A Kid Mountain Biking Day
The International Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day strives to encourage communities in the U.S.A. and around the world to join together and ride mountain bikes with kids. Come help us celebrate the 14th TKMBD. Saturday, October 7, 2017 is the official ride date. We’ll review mountain biking basics and trail etiquette and head out for a short ride. Bring your bike and a drink. Parents ride free. Helmets are heavily encouraged (and legally required for the kids under 12 in PA). Stay tuned for more information at
October 28 Observe The Moon Night
October 29 71st Annual Halloween Parade
October 31

Annual Trick or Treat Night
Through cooperation with the three Centre Region Police Departments--Borough of State College, Ferguson Township, and Patton Township--and the Council of Governments' General Forum, the Annual Trick or Treat Night in State College will be on Halloween, Tuesday, October 31 from 6:00-8:00pm. The exception to the time has been made for Halfmoon Township due to the rural area; their designated trick or treat time will be 5:30-8:30pm.


November 2 Old Bag Auction
Keep watching for other events throughout the year!

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