Friends of Paynes Prairie

Stargazing attracts 600+

02 February 2014 4:42 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

The Gainesville Sun reported on Friend's Stargazing event held Saturday evening 1 February. 

http://www.gainesville.com/article/20140201/ARTICLES/140209981?p=1&tc=pg#gsc.tab=0

 

About 650 people viewed the heavens, courtesy of members of the Gainesville Astronomy Club, roasted s'mores around a campfire, took hayrides to a Cracker cowboy camp and  listened to Finnish Folk duo Vellamo.

Proceeds from the event go to Friend's support of the Paynes Prairie State Preserve operations, facilities and visitor programs.

 

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