Heritage Starfest

Summer Family Programs




The Entrada Institute along with other local organizations sponsors a series of programs to encourage family humanities conversations through the summer. Specifically, look for the following events: Arts and the Park (May 30-June 2), Pioneer Day Celebration (July 21), Youth Music Workshops (August 3-4), Wayne County Fair Cultural Heritage Project ...

Torrey Named Dark Sky Community!

January 12, 2018  |   Posted by :   |   Current Events,Dark Skies Over Torrey,Entrada Events,Heritage Starfest,Heritage Starfest,Programming   |   Comments Off on Torrey Named Dark Sky Community!»



Torrey has been named Utah’s first International Dark Sky Community. Thanks to everyone who has worked so hard the past decade to make this happen. Read about it at http://www.darksky.org/town-of-torrey-earns-utahs-first-international-dark-sky-community-designation/ Taking sky brightness readings in Torrey during a September 2017 monitoring event. ...

Heritage Starfest 2017

October 02, 2017  |   Posted by :   |   Dark Skies Over Torrey,Entrada Events,Entrada News,Heritage Starfest,Heritage Starfest,News and Events,Programming,Wayne County News   |   Comments Off on Heritage Starfest 2017»



Fall Dark Sky Monitoring

September 29, 2017  |   Posted by :   |   Current Events,Dark Skies Over Torrey,Entrada Events,Entrada News,Heritage Starfest,News and Events,Programming   |   Comments Off on Fall Dark Sky Monitoring»



Heritage StarFest is scheduled for Friday Oct 20 at the Amphitheater in Capitol Reef Park and Saturday Oct 21 at the Entrada Institute in Torrey. SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21 is our first option for the SKY MONITORING Event. The start location will again be at Barb & Gary Pankow's ...

Night Sky Monitoring

April 25, 2017  |   Posted by :   |   Current Events,Dark Skies Over Torrey,Entrada Events,Entrada News,Heritage Starfest,News and Events,Programming,Wayne County News   |   Comments Off on Night Sky Monitoring»



Citizen Science Project: Dark Skies over Torrey-Teasdale-Grover




On Saturday Night October 1, come join the biannual Citizen Science Night Sky Monitoring event for Torrey-Teasdale-Grover.

Dark Skies Celebration




Then a traveler in the dark, Thanks you for your tiny spark, He could not see which way to go, If you did not twinkle so. Allow us to thank you for your support of the Dark Skies Over Torrey campaign. To date, we have ...

Dark Skies Over Torrey Radio Program




Entrada Institute board member Mary Bedingfield-Smith was interviewed by KWAN Radio about the Dark Skies Over Torrey project. Listen to a radio program produced by KWAN Radio. [audio mp3="http://www.entradainstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Torrey-Dark-Skies.mp3"][/audio] To donate to this project, go to Dark Skies Over Torrey. To learn about all of our ...

Day into Night Initiative




Learn about the Entrada Institute "Day into Night" Initiative.

Sunset Series: Rancher Dick Pace




Come to the 15th Annual Cowboy Music and Poetry Festival is a FREE event on Saturday June 18. In addition to a horsemanship demonstration and day of music, we'll be featuring a local farmer/rancher. Local rancher Dick Pace will be discussing his ranching experiences along with his views on the ...