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Bob King

Duluth, MN
North House Folk School photo of instructor, Bob King

Bob has been watching the sky since he was 10 years old and sharing its wonders through writing and community education for many years. He is the photo editor for the Duluth News Tribune. He writes the Astro Bob blog, has authored two books on the night sky, and believes that knowledge of the heavens deepens our sense of wonder about the universe.

Current Courses Offered by Bob King

Back-to-Back Eclipses Across America: Webinar

Eclipses have stirred the minds and hearts of human beings since ancient times. These special…
Wed, Sep 13th, 2023
6:30-8:30pm CT
Instructor: Bob King
Teaser image for Stargazing for Beginners

Stargazing for Beginners

Find your way around the night sky by using apps and maps to identify the season's brightest…
Sat, Aug 5th, 2023  –  Sun, Aug 6th, 2023
3:30 - 6pm; 9pm-11:30pm
Instructor: Bob King

Past Courses Offered by Bob King

Comet, Eclipse and Aurora: Exploring the Night Sky Online

Get to Know the Night Sky: Webinar

Stargazing for Beginners

Stargazing with a Telescope: How to Buy a Good Telescope for a Decent Price