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Date: Oct 16, 2006
HOFSTRA OBSERVATORY OFFERS CELESTIAL TREATS FOR HALLOWEEN
Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY - Come trick-or-treat at Hofstra's observatory on Halloween and be treated to the sights of Uranus, Neptune, the moon and various star clusters in the Autumn sky.
Hofstra's astronomers will provide a guided tour of the mid-Autunm sky. There will be free candy and a prize for the best children's costume.
The program takes place from 4:30-6:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public. For more information, call 516-463-2759 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. The star-gazing Web site is at www.hofstra.edu/astronomy.
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