BV Conservation Winter Astronomy Night Scheduled This Week

The Buena Vista County Conservation Board’s Winter Astronomy Night is taking place this Friday, January 20th at 7pm at the BV Conservation Park in the South Shelter Area in Peterson.

The night will consist of identifying the constellations, as well as using telescopes to observe the moon and planets. Attendees are welcome to bring a blanket and chairs. Registration is required by 4pm Wednesday. Contact the BV Conservation office at 712-295-7985. Contact the office for more information as well, or email

The Buena Vista County Conservation Board is partnering with the Sanford Museum to offer the Winter Astronomy Night.