Starry Hill has been hosting scouts since the beginning in 2010. The kids from Boy Scout Troop
503 recently visited Starry Hill and impressed
us with their enthusiasm in learning new things and in their desire to make a positive difference in our
Starry Hill Observatory and Planetarium has been featured in the August 2016 issue of Ruralite magazine in an
article written by author Tillie Vuksich who visited Starry Hill earlier this year. Check out the article...
Although we don't charge kids to come to Starry Hill for field trips, we often get 'payment' in the form of Thank You
notes. We love to receive these. Here's a sample of some we've received in 2016....
I would like to thank you so much for giving me and my class the opportunity to see space in a whole different
perspective. I know for a fact that the whole class loved the adventure. I thought this was the best field trip I've
had. I hope I can come back sometime soon. THANK YOU! Grady.... ➜
Not only is Starry Hill a place for kids to come to connect with our universe, it is also a place that, as
possible, is run by kids. That's why we have the Star Guides program, now in its fifth year. ➜