The L. C. Bates Museum will be one of thousands of places around the world with telescopes pointing toward the sky this weekend in celebration of the Moon.

According to the KJ, International Observe The Moon Night at the L. C. Bates Museum (Rt 201, Hinckley) will take place this Saturday (October 8th) from 7 to 9 PM.  It is an annual event meant to encourage people to observe and learn about the Moon and the planetary sciences.

For more information, check out the L. C. Bates Museum site or Observe The Moon Night