A sampling of photos taken before visitors arrive at “Astronomy at the Beach” (an astronomy event held at Kensington Metropark—located near Brighton Michigan).

First come first serve, early arrival at Kensington.

First come first serve, early arrival at Kensington.

Balloon Over Kensington

One of several brightly colored balloons passes overhead.

Setting Up a Dobsonian Telescope

Setting up a Dobsonian telescope.

A few of the volunteers who bring telescopes to “Astronomy at the Beach.”

Don and Jan

Don and Jan.



Father and Son with Homemade 10-Inch Dobsonian Telescope

Father and son with homemade 10-inch Dobsonian telescope.


All photographs on this page taken at Kensington Metropark during “Astronomy at the Beach.”

The following photographs were taken by:

  • Balloon, Setting Up, Don and Jan, Harry—Greg Burnett
  • First Come First Serve—Clayton Kessler
  • Father and Son—Edward Walkowski
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