The Cleveland Metroparks System’s Nature Centers are closed in an effort to control the spread of the novel coronavirus and COVID-19 disease. The monthly meetings of the Cuyahoga Astronomical Association take place at the Rocky River Nature Center which is affected by the park facility closure, therefore canceling the club’s April meeting.
Our meetings have become very popular, filling the nature center’s main meeting room with closely-spaced audience members — a potentially risky situation for contagious disease spread.
The CAA is willingly cooperating in efforts to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus in the period of this spring’s Public Health Emergency. COVID-19 is a serious disease and it is only prudent, if disappointing, for some events to be called off. For more information on this public health issue, visit the Ohio Department of Health’s website.
In the mean time, stay healthy and work to prevent the spread of COVID-19 to others; the sooner it stops, the sooner we can get back to normal.