Any other 12 months, February in Idaho would be a time to huddle indoors, and trip out the freezing winter climate. Luckily for out of doors junkies, 2018 has brought sunny days and warm temperatures instead, and Deer Flat Countrywide Wildlife Refuge is celebrating with a celestial bash. The household pleasant Star Get together highlights the wonders of the photo voltaic program with a dusk lecture, stargazing, and kid-friendly pursuits StarLab and an introduction to a reside owl. Hikers can “tour the solar technique” by going for walks together a trail dotted with scaled-down planets and stars properly spaced to symbolize their orbits.
Obtaining the refuge Visitor Center can be a challenge so go to the Fish and Wildlife Provider website for instructions, and don’t fail to remember to deliver your interior astronaut.
5:30-eight:thirty p.m., Totally free. Deer Flat Nationwide Wildlife Refuge Customer Middle, 13751 Upper Embankment Highway, Nampa, 208-467-9278, fws.gov/deerflat.