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Stargazing offered Saturday at Hickory Ranch by Friends of Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park

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The Friends of Paynes Prairie and the Alachua Astronomy Club club are having their annual stargazing event tomorrow evening. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Kelsey Diaz talked with Payne’s Praire Park Services Specialist Andi Christman about how Payne’s Praire is providing some natural family fun from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m..

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To attend DO NOT enter the main entrance for Paynes Praire for the stargazing event.  Travel to Hickory Ranch at 9300 SE County Road 234, located about 5 miles north of the intersection of U.S. Highway 441 and County Road 234 in Micanopy.  RSVP to get a map at info@prairiefriends.org.

 

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