Adults and children ages 4 and up
The Newark Museum will offer a free MarsWatch event at Riker Hill Park in Livingston.
Weather permitting; several telescopes will be set up to look at the planets Mars as well as Venus, Jupiter and Saturn.
Other wonders of the summer night sky will also be viewed! Riker Hill Park is located near 284 Beaufort Ave. in Livingston.
Our telescopes can’t see through clouds! If this event needs to be canceled due to the weather, a message will be posted on the day of the event after 6 pm at 973.596.6529.
This program is presented by The Newark Museum in partnership with the North Jersey Astronomical Group and the County of Essex Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs.