Outdoor Adventures: Stargazing Night

Lyrids Stargazing Night at Afton Forest Preserve / DeKalb, IL  

Our expert astrophysicist Ph.D. student staff member will educate and guide us on how to use a star chart to locate visible planets and constellations. Enjoy learning interesting stories and facts about the night sky.   

Take advantage of enjoying the peak of Lyrids Meteor Shower happening this special night. We will also have a telescope for viewing.  

Registration includes leadership, transportation, a late-night snack and hot drink. 

Date and Time(s): Sat, Apr 22, 11 p.m.– 1 a.m. 

Registration cost/deadline: NIU Student: $15, Non-Student: $20 by Weds, Apr. 19 

Online advance registration through Fusion. 

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Saturday, April 22 at 11:00 PM to 1:00 AM

Afton Forest Preserve, DeKalb IL

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