Goldendale Observatory reopens with a limited schedule

The Goldendale Observatory north of Goldendale, Washington (photo credit: Washington State Parks) Washington State Parks reopened the Goldendale Observatory State Park Heritage Site at a reduced capacity on Saturday, April 24, after an extended closure due to the COVID pandemic. The free observatory programs are scheduled from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays … Continue reading Goldendale Observatory reopens with a limited schedule

Stroll the Planetary Promenade in Portland and online

Take a stroll of the whimsical solar system in the Mississippi neighborhood of Portland, Oregon. It's a collaboration of visual artist Mike Bennett, who's known for painting cute cartoon plywood characters and hiding them in random places in Portland, and Bill Kelly, a Grammy-nominated family entertainer. The exhibit features 13 of Bennett's large cartoon renderings … Continue reading Stroll the Planetary Promenade in Portland and online