7 p.m.-9 p.m., M.W. Boudreaux Visitor Center, Mark Twain Lake, 21629 State Highway J, Perry, Mo.

Dr. Robert Sadler, Professor of Physical Science at Culver-Stockton College, will present a short talk on Earth’s moon, its composition, its orbit, and some of the folklore related to it. Topics such as lunar phases, eclipses, tides, super-moons, and blue moons will be discussed. Other subjects, such as lunar calendars and the names of the monthly full moons, will also be mentioned. After the talk, attendees will be invited to go outside, view the moon through binoculars, and identify some of the well-known surface features. For questions or for more information contact the M.W. Boudreaux Memorial Visitor Center at 573-565-2112, email marktwaininfo@usace.army.mil or by stopping between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.


  • Occurred Friday, October 11th, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm