The Carthage Institute of Astronomy is heavily engaged in public education and outreach. Public programs are regularly held at the Griffin Observatory near the Carthage campus in Kenosha, Wis. Griffin Observatory is also available for scheduled visits by school and Scout groups.
Griffin Observatory is located at the Kemper Center, 6501 Third Ave., Kenosha, WI 53143.
Upcoming events at the Griffin Observatory are posted to the main Carthage calendar at www.carthage.edu/calendar.
Request an Event
On a limited basis, it is possible to hold special events at the Griffin Observatory. These events must be scheduled with the staff at the Kemper Center as well as with the Carthage Institute of Astronomy. Please contact the Kemper Center directly, and alert us to your request at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that the number of events that can be supported is limited, and not every request can be honored.
Before You Visit
Be sure to check the Clear Sky Chart