YOUR OWN PURPOSE-BUILT WINDOW ON THE UNIVERSE
This event is part of the second annual North Pennines Stargazing Festival running between 20 Oct-04 Nov 2018, during Half-Term. Organised by the North Pennines AONB Partnership and supported by: Durham County Council; Northumberland County Council and Visit County Durham, the 2018 Stargazing Festival will take advantage of the area's stunning dark skyscape with 30 events over the two weeks unlocking the wonders of the night sky. If you are an existing Supporting Members of North Pennines Observatory you can enjoy discounted ticket prices for some paid-for events during the festival.
Have fun designing, building and launching your own water bottle rocket (as well as taking it home afterwards). All materials supplied.
Once you have built your rocket you will experience the fun and excitement of launching it! Experiment with Isaac Newton’s laws of motion to see how high and how far your rocket can travel. Rocket kit prize for design that flies the furthest. Suitable for ages 11+. Bring warm/waterproof clothing and wear boots/wellies.
Booking: Pre-booking essential via Eventbrite
Cost: 1 Child/1 Adult – £5; 2 Children/2 Adults – £10 + Eventbrite booking fee
The North Pennines Observatory is owned and operated by the North Pennines AONB Partnership
North Pennines AONB Partnership, Allendale Village Hall, Allendale, Northumberland NE47 9PR
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