Northerly By Night at Northerly Island (Star Watching & Nature)
Saturday, August 13, 2016 from 7:30 PM – 11:00 PM
Northerly Island Park
1521 S. Linn White Dr. Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 745-2910 (Fieldhouse)
Fee: Free – Age Range: Any
Look through a telescope and learn about astronomy with the Chicago Astronomer.
Meet real live bats, enjoy the perseid meteor shower, night hikes, and more as Northerly Island opens to the public for an evening viewing of the greatest celestial event of 2016, the Perseid meteor shower! Bring a blanket, an evening picnic, and learn how to use a telescope or binoculars to view the summer skies at Northerly Island! Bring marshmallows if you would like to roast them at a campfire, and enjoy a pleasant, family-friendly evening at the park.