*POSTPONED* Baltimore, MD: A Night at the Maryland Space Grant Observatory (Morris W. Offit Telescope)

Sponsored by the Hopkins Alumni in Law and Aerospace Affinities

Come and observe the stars and planets with us at the Maryland Space Grant Observatory! Check out the the moon, nebula, or a particular star through The Morris W. Offit Telescope, the major observing instrument in the Maryland Space Grant Observatory. Provided by an anonymous donor in honor of Morris W. Offit, past Chairman of the Board of Trustees of JHU, the telescope has, as its major optical element, a 20"-diameter (half-meter) mirror. The telescope is located under the Stanley D. and Joan F. Greenblatt Dome, on the roof of the Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy, on the Homewood Campus of Johns Hopkins University.

 Event Date
Monday, May 4, 2020
Start Time: 8:00pm
End Time: 10:00pm


Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy
Room 464
Baltimore, MD 21218


Office of Alumni Relations
1-800-JHU-JHU1 (548-5481)

Status message

Johns Hopkins University is actively monitoring the global COVID-19 outbreak, with particular focus on the health and well-being of the university community, as well as on the continuity of university operations. With this information, all alumni sponsored events through the end of May will be cancelled or postponed. Please, note that this date is subject to change.
The Office of Alumni Relations will be in contact to discuss refund options. If you have any questions, please contact Alumni Events. For up to date information from the university, please check the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center.