Rowan reschedules free stargazing party


Check out the stars at RU at a free stargazing party and planetarium show in Wednesday, December 12, in Science Hall.

The Physics & Astronomy Department at Rowan University will host a public viewing/stargazing party in Science Hall and the Edelman Planetarium on Wednesday, December 12, from 7 to 9 p.m. A previous event had been cancelled due to weather.

The department will hold a 15-minute "Sky Tonight" planetarium presentation at 7:30 and 8 p.m. and a "Sky Tour" on the rooftop, starting at 7 p.m. and running every 15 minutes until 9 p.m., with several telescopes available for public viewing. Visitors should be able to observe planets, binary stars and galaxies.

The event is free and open to the public. Visit for more information.