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What is a Docent?
Docents are volunteers who
have a passion for astronomy and are willing to
donate their time and knowledge to make sure your
Observatory experience is both educational and
rewarding. They are your guides to the
universe and a source of interesting information
about current cosmic events, deep space objects,
stars, planets, and the observatory facility and
For information about becoming
an Observatory Docent please contact the El Dorado Couunty Office of Education (530) 622-7130 ext 0 or complete an application found in the menu on the left.