By Chris Murphy

In the words of Grandaddy, “So You’ll Aim for the Sky” and raise your eyes to the sky, where there is always a good FREE show. James Taylor also sang that the sky at night will put on a show for free. While you are at it, you might as well learn something about the sky, astronomy, astrology, the planets and so much more. Jupiter and Saturn will be putting on quite a show and Venus will entertain the early morning risers. Sometimes we need to take ourselves away to the stars. The sky is always interesting and stargazing captures the imagination. Also, you can make sure you get one of the planetarium apps for your phone or tablet. Learn more here how these all connect at

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About the Author:

Chris Murphy is the President and CEO of Sierra Pacific Warehouse Group and Publisher and Founder of ModestoView Inc. Chris worked globally in the cycling industry returning to Modesto in 1996. He is also the founder of the Modesto Historic Graffiti Cruise Route, Legends of the Cruise Walk of Fame, Modesto Rockin’ Holiday, the Modesto Music History Organization and co-founder of the Modesto Area Music Association. Chris is married to his artist wife Rebecca since 1985 and has two daughters Madison and Abigail, both graduating from Modesto High and UC Berkeley. He is lead singer and guitarist for his band, Third Party that donates their performances to non-profits.