Star Watch: The Perseids!

Sat, August 11, 8:30 PM - 1:00 AM

SATURDAY AUGUST 11

STAR WATCH: THE PERSEIDS!

Interpretive Center, Homer Lake Forest Preserve, 8:30 p.m. – 1 a.m.

Join the Champaign-Urbana Astronomical Society for an evening with the stars. Tonight, we will have the chance to observe the Perseid meteor shower! We’ll meet at the Interpretive Center at 8:30 p.m. for a short presentation by Staerkel Planetarium Director David Leake, then drive to the Walnut Hill Shelter area to view the stars, planets, and more! Weather-permitting, the program will go until midnight, but you may leave when you wish. No cloud date. Call (217) 351-2567 for weather updates. FREE. All ages. For more info: (217) 896-2455 or jwick@ccfpd.org.

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