Why We Need Darkness

  • When: Wednesday, August 16, 2017, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Where: Bend Senior High School Auditorium, 230 NE 6th St, Bend, OR 97701
  • Cost: $7 - $10
  • Age limit: All ages

In cities, suburbs and villages all over the world, we are using light in inefficient ways. This wastes money and energy, harms our health and our environment and robs us of the stars. Paul Bogard will discuss the wonder of a dark night sky, the issue of light pollution and some possible solutions. He is the author of The End of Night: Searching for Natural Darkness in an Age of Artificial Light and an assistant professor of creative writing and environmental literature at James Madison University in Virginia.

7:00 pm (doors open at 6:30 pm)
Members $7, non-members $10
Members pricing includes Museum members, OSU alumni, faculty, staff and OSU-Cascades students with ID.
Bend Senior High School Auditorium
230 NE 6th St, Bend, OR 97701

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