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Join the Champaign-Urbana Astronomical Society for an evening with the stars at Middle Fork River Forest Preserve, now a designated International Dark Sky Park by the International Dark-Sky Association. Meet at the Activity Center for a presentation beginning at 6:30 p.m., then proceed outside to view the stars, planets, and more! Volunteers will have telescopes set up for participants, but welcome you to bring your own. Weather-permitting, the program will go until 11 p.m., but participants may leave at any time. No cloud date. Call (217) 896-2455 for weather updates. FREE. All ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Current public health guidelines will be followed; see CCFPD’s Covid Guidelines and Waiver for In-person Programs. For more info: (217) 896-2455 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
This program is sponsored by the Champaign County Forest Preserve District. Visit the event’s website for more details.