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Creatures of the Night - The Constellations

Creatures of the Night - The Constellations Visible from Calgary Location: Fish Creek Environmental Learning Centre, Shannon Terrace, When: Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Contact: Chris Lalonde Email: chris@friendsoffishcreek.org WebSite: bit.ly/eRzEG Creatures of the Night - The Constellations Visible from CalgaryPresented by John McFaul, Owner and Guide of Alpenglow Nature Hikes Come to this presentation and learn about the constellations that are visible from Calgary. As the last of the alpenglow leaves the mountain peaks and the velvet darkness descends, the creatures of the night prepare to strut across the celestial stage. Learn how the Bears and the Dragon dance about the pole, see how the beautiful Swan and the starry Eagle sweep across the Milky Way, and watch the magnificent Pegasus carry Perseus to his heroic deed. This program is designed to introduce you to the mythology surrounding these creatures and more. Registration required. Free to Friends' Members and $5.00 for non-members.  To register: chris@friendsoffishcreek.org or 403-238-3841 For more information, please visit  http://bit.ly/eRzEG2. Event Details. Location: Fish Creek Environmental Learning Centre