Penn State Wilkes-Barre to host Full Moon Festival

September 22, 2009

On Saturday, Oct. 3, Penn State Wilkes-Barre will be hosting a Full Moon Festival in honor of the second most important holiday in Chinese culture.

Beginning at 7:30 p.m., Penn State Wilkes-Barre welcomes the community to its campus to learn about the Chinese traditions of the Full Moon Festival and the history of the Friedman Observatory, view the night sky through the observatory’s 16-inch Meade Schmidt-Cassagrain LX200 telescope, enjoy a special exhibition in the Friedman Art Gallery and enjoy a light dessert reception.

Please RSVP no later than Oct. 1 with name and number of guests to Jackie Warnick-Piatt, Penn State Wilkes-Barre student activities, at 570-675-9284 or

  • The Friedman Observatory at Penn State Wilkes-Barre.

    IMAGE: Penn State

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