Quick Picks: Stargazing; Dinner in the Dark
Saturday, March 9
Learn about the night sky and winter constellations at 6 p.m. at Ridgway State Park.
The program, sponsored by Colorado Parks and Wildlife, starts at the visitors center and ends outside, looking through telescopes. Dress warm.
Experts from the Black Canyon Astronomy Society will be at the program.
For information, call 970-626-5822.
Friday and Saturday,
Help provide light in the darkness as well as reducing indoor air pollution created by kerosene by attending Dinner in the Dark. This charity fundraiser by Help Light The Night will use the funds to send solar lamps to India via ACE Development.
The dinners will be at 6 p.m. each day at The Art Center, 1803 N. Seventh St.
Tickets cost $20. To purchase tickets, call Jessica at 640-6313 or go to the Nepal Restaurant, 356 Main St.
For information on Help Light The Night, go to http://www.helpltn.org.