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Learn about things out of this world like Full Moons and Meteor showers! Astronomy, the study of everything beyond Earth's atmosphere, includes things that we can see in the sky like the Sun, Moon, planets, and stars.
Strawberry Moon - June 24, 2021
Flower Moon - May 24, 2021
Pink Full Moon April 26, 2021
Full Worm Moon - March 26, 2021
First Day of Spring - Vernal Equinox - March 19, 2021
Snow Moon - February 26, 2021
Sun & Moon During the Day? - February 15, 2021
Wolf Moon - January 27, 2021
Full Cold Moon - December 29, 2020
Winter Solstice - December 21, 2020
Geminid Meteor Shower - December 11, 2020
Wildlife in the Night Sky - December 7, 2020
Beaver Moon - November 27, 2020
Blue Moon - October 30, 2021
Full Harvest Moon - October 1, 2020
Full Corn Moon - September 1, 2020
Perseid Meteor Shower - August 11, 2020
Sturgeon Moon - August 3, 2020
Strawberry Moon - June 5, 2020
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MetroParks provides opportunities to experience open green spaces near home. Pick the time of day that fits your busy schedule to spend some time with nature. Hike a trail, wander through natural habitats, view wildlife or just play! Please consider donating to further MetroParks ability to provide these resources.