"Howl at the Moon" Star Party

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Get your HOWL on for this epic event. We'll be joining the Clovis Astronomers for a Star Party. Pre-star party activities include a "Howl at the Moon" contest, listening for and finding clues to wildlife, and scorpion hunting, and more! After the stroll, the Star Party begins! Telescopes provided by the Clovis Astronomers. Look skyward and see how many stars and other objects you can find. Maybe you'll find the Mother Ship! You're welcome to bring your telescopes as well. Bring chairs, blanket, drinks and snacks. Please dress according to the weather and wear closed-toed shoes for sand dune stroll. Note -Flashlight with red filter/cellophane-wrapped is recommended and preferred by astronomers.

From Clovis: Hwy 70 south toward Portales. Turn north on Hwy 467. Left at park entrance. Make right to parking lot at Visitor Center.

From Portales: Hwy 70 north to Highway 467 North. Left at park entrance. Make right to parking lot at Visitor Center.

Course Details

Hosted by Clovis Astronomers, Audubon New Mexico, and Tish Stewart

July 6

All ages
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Oasis State Park

$5 per vehicle park entrance fee. Pay station at park entrance.

Registration Information:

A minimum number of students is required for a class to be held, so early registration is encouraged.  CCC retains the right to cancel classes due to lack of enrollment. Some classes have limited enrollment and fill quickly. Registrations are processed in the order they are received.

1.  Download Registration Form (PDF)

Get started by filling out the Non-Credit Registration Form. Print the form, complete all sections, and fax, mail, or bring it in.  Be sure to include your payment information. (Non-credit Registration Forms cannot be submitted online at this time.)

2. By Mail

Mail the completed registration form with your check or money order to:  Clovis Community College, 417 Schepps Blvd., Clovis, NM 88101.  Completed forms and payments will be processed as they are received.

3. Walk In

You may pick up a registration form at the CCC Information Desk from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday-Thursday, and from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Friday and complete payment at the Cashier’s windows of the Business Office.

4. By Phone

Call 575-769-4760 during office hours and have the information from the registration form handy.  Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover accepted. 

5. By Fax

Fax your completed registration form with credit card information to Business & Non-Credit Training, 769-4190. 

Fees must be paid at the time of registration.

Refund Policy: Fees are refunded if the class is canceled or a mail-in registration is received after a class is closed.

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Contact Info

For more information contact
Allen Potthoff
Business and Non-Credit Training Manager


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