This weekend there will be a star party at Lake Skinner at the amphitheater. A presentation begins at 8:00 pm and star gazing follows till about 9:30. This is also a good night to watch for Perseid metors. Below is a map:
I use this blog as a companion to my website www.brightstarstemeculavalley.org, where I call attention to local light pollution and share my enthusiasm for science and astronomy. I'm also a contributor to www.SkepticalScience.com.