Retired astronomy teacher Dr. Hugh Ward will lead a celestial tour of the night sky at the rural preserve. He will comment on the visible planets and other celestial objects as participants observe the night sky through telescopes and binoculars, which will be provided. Bring a folding chair, insect spray, flashlight and a telescope, if you have one. Arrive before sunset. Road conditions are rough. Meet at Wiregrass Prairie Preserve, 1751 Lopez Road, Osteen.
Volusia County’s Environmental Management Division sponsors Explore Volusia to acquaint residents with the county’s conservation lands and land management practices.
Reservations are required; call 386-736-5927.