kuiper kat's astronomy
Amateur astronomer. Space enthusiast.
Serving New York City and parts of the tri-state area since 2012.
Have scope, will travel.
Astronomy Night, with the Intrepid Sea, Air, & Space Museum
Hells Kitchen, NY
Katherine Troche is a Brooklyn, NY native and the owner/operator of Kuiper Kat's Astronomy in New York, NY.
Through volunteer initiatives, Katherine spends her time conducting astronomy-related outreach for various organizations and institutions throughout the five boroughs by coordinating public viewings and informative lectures focused on topics and events relevant to astronomy and space exploration. Her primary focus is to engage and educate the general public in the hope of cultivating an interest in STEM and STEM related science.
Katherine is a current volunteer Solar System Ambassador with NASA/JPL and volunteer astronomer at The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. Her past work includes: guest presenter at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center in Stamford, CT and the Poppenhusen Library in College Point, NY, and a former board of directors member for the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York.
Interested in an event? Questions about astronomy-related things?
Feel free to drop me a line below!