Old Man on His Back Prairie and Heritage Conservation area (Photo by Alan Dyer)

Old Man on His Back Prairie and Heritage Conservation area (Photo by Alan Dyer)

CANCELLED Tall Grass Prairie Stargazing Party

DUE TO WEATHER, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

On Saturday, September 15 at 9 p.m., join the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada and the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) to enjoy the night skies and learn about the cosmos from experts.

Learn about dark sky preserve designation for the Tall Grass Prairie Preserve and why darkness is important for nature and for people.

Directions

The interpretive centre is located in southeast Manitoba, approximately 80 kilometres south from Winnipeg, on Highway 59.

  • From Highway 59, travel east seven kilometres on Highway 201, passing through the community of Stuartburn.
  • Turn north on Road 32 East and follow the signs to the centre.

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