Perseid Viewing at AMC Highland Center

Mid-August is the predicted peak for the Perseid meteor showers.

View the amazing spectacle with AMC’s Astronomy Guides, in partnership with Carthage Institute of Astronomy.

AMC Presents: Mountains of Stars-Astronomy at Crawford Notch

Dr. Douglas Arion, Director of the Carthage Institute of Astronomy, will give a presentation on the intricate and fascinating connections between life on Earth and the history and phenomena of the Universe around us. Learn about the amazing sequence of events that led to the formation of the solar system and the Earth, and how we have come to understand what we are and why we are here. Following the presentation, weather permitting, there will be observing through telescopes.

Highland Happenings Featured Evening Programs are FREE and OPEN to the public. For more information, please call (603) 278-4453.