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NOTICE: I will be conducting two Astro classes next week at Simons park on June 18th & 19th from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Telescope usage, finding celestial objects and discussing the upcoming Apollo 11 50th Anniversary... Details here: https://www.the606.org/events/astronomyclasses/ These classes are free and open to the public. All ages welcome. Bring your telescope and we will have it working in no time. Astro Joe
Fellow Chicago Astronomers... Our Rain date session will be on Monday, the 17th of June - 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm at Harrison Park (18th St. & Damen) We will have the Full Strawberry Moon to share with our fans as well as Jupiter...and maybe Saturn. Clouds are still a go, but the threat of rain will cancel this session. See all sky lovers then. Astro Joe
NOTICE: Join the Chicago Astronomer at the 606 Trail this Friday at 7:30 pm for urban astronomy, telescopes and education. Details here: https://www.the606.org/events/for-the-love-of-stars-23/ We got rained out last week, but the skies look clear for us Friday evening. Be there. Astro Joe
• What we'll do NOTICE: Join the Chicago Astronomer this Friday evening at the 606 Trail for an Public Observation session with telescopes and astronomers. We will set-up equipment at 7:00 pm and attend to our Trail guests till 9:30 pm at the Exelon Observatory at 1801 N. Ridgeway Ave. Details here: https://www.the606.org/events/for-the-love-of-stars-31/ Weather looks partly cloudy and event a go for this free and family friendly event. Astro Joe • What to bring Just your love of the Stars.... • Important to know Remember: Do not grab on to the Telescopes and monitor your children.