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Discovery Park Campus modifies operating hours of the Gov Aker Observatory

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[Click Image to Enlarge] The staff at EAC's Discovery Park Campus, Dean Harry Swanson and his assistant Jackie Madsen invite the Gila Valley to come to campus and take advantage of its many programs. From Adult Basic Education to children's story readings--from star parties to rocketry classes--EAC's Discovery Park Campus offers something for everyone! [Lori Dugan photo].

By Lori Dugan

THATCHER, AZ—In order to accommodate the Discovery Park Campus’ acquisition of the Adult Basic Education, formerly located at the Safford City Library, the Gov Aker Observatory has modified its operating hours. Effective immediately, the facility will be open to the public Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturdays from 4 to 9:30 p.m.

For more information about the Discovery Park Campus or EAC’s Adult Basic Education program, contact campus dean Harry Swanson at (928) 428-6260.