Cerro Coso Community College

Observatory Photo by CCCC student Chris Watson.

Star Party

Cerro Coso Community College Foundation Presents
Astronomical Barbecue and Star Party

Friday, September 22, 2017

Activities Start 5:30pm

Cerro Coso's Library Front Lawn

Dinner

5:30-7:30 pm

Grilled tri-tip sandwich, Salad, Beans, Drink, and Dessert.

Live Music

Treacherous Edges

Star Gazing

Starts When Dark

Cost

$10 per person

Tickets

CCCC Business Office
Maturango Museum
Red Rock Books
Ridgecrest Chamber Of Commerce

Special Thanks to Our Sponsors

Presenting Sponsors

Ridgecrest Regional Hospital

Copernicus Level Sponsors

Desert Valleys Federal Credit Union. We're Here for You.

The Swap Sheet. Inc

Kepler Level Sponsors

gkkworks

Gold Coast Electric, Inc.

Sylvia Sotomayor

Three Ways to Donate

  1. Donate directly to the Cerro Coso Community College Foundation
    Donate to the Cerro Coso Community College Foundation
  2. Mail check to Cerro Coso Community College Foundation, Inc., 3000 College Hts. Blvd., Ridgecrest, California, 93555
  3. Call (760) 384-6260

Sponsorship Levels

Galileo Level Any Donation

Galileo co-invented the telescope and founded Western Astronomy.

  • Sponsor Name will be included in event program as a Galileo Sponsor.
  • Sponsor Name will be included on event website as a Galileo Sponsor.

Kepler Level $250 +

Kepler's mathematical and observational genius led to the still used laws of planetary motion.

  • Sponsor Name will be included in event Program as a Kepler Sponsor.
  • Sponsor Name will be included on event website as a Kepler Sponsor.
  • Small company provided banner may be displayed at the event.

Copernicus Level $500 +

Nicholas Copernicus forever altered man's view of his place in the Universe by proving that the Earth and all the planets revolved around the Sun.

  • Sponsor Name will be included in event Program as a Copernicus Sponsor.
  • Sponsor Name will be included on event website as a Copernicus Sponsor.
  • Small company provided banner may be displayed at the event.
  • Two complimentary dinner tickets to the barbecue.

Shlanta Level $1,000 +

Dr. Alex Shlanta's dedication, management, and unfailing efforts brought multiple astronomy domes and telescopes to Cerro Coso Community College, expanding the hands-on experience for numerous students and for community members alike. The College Observatory was named in his honor in 2006.

  • Sponsor Name will be included in event Program as a Shlanta Sponsor.
  • Sponsor Name will be included on event website as a Shlanta Sponsor.
  • Large company provided banner may be displayed at the event.
  • Four complimentary dinner tickets to the barbecue.

Galactic Level $2,000 +

  • Sponsor Name will be included in event Program as a Galactic Sponsor.
  • Sponsor Name will be included on event website as a Galactic Sponsor.
  • Large company provided banner may be displayed at the event.
  • Four complimentary dinner tickets to the barbecue.

A Big Thank You To Those Who Have Donated

Kern Community College District