BHS is hosting the Quad Cities Astronomical Society for Astronomy Day on Saturday, May 11 from 1-5 pm. These amateur astronomers will be showing off their scopes to the public with opportunities to see some interesting solar viewing during the day. That night, the public is invited to their observatory for some night gazing.
The Donald A. Schaefer Planetarium will be running public shows during this event starting at 1 pm. Shows will begin every hour on the hour, the last show running at 5 pm. These shows are free to the public.