The Winter Solstice

201 Main Street
Sag Harbor, New York 11963
631-696-3333

http://www.MontaukObservatory.com

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2016 | 7:00 – 8:30 PM

What makes the days shorter and the nights longer? What’s the astronomical reason for the coolness in the air? We’ll explore the science of the sun and the sky, as well as the winter festivals that ancient and modern people have created to bring light to the darkest time of the year.

William Taylor is a local tutor and a life-long East End resident. Since 2014, he has been NASA/JPL Solar System Ambassador, giving talks about the universe around us, as well as sharing telescopes and stars with the public. The event is free but donations are appreciated ($10 suggested).