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Free star-gazing event Friday

Published: Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

DIXON – The Northern Illinois Stargazers are inviting the public to come look at the night sky at 8:30 p.m. Friday at Sauk Valley Community College's baseball fields, 173 state Route 2.

Club members will help people find double stars, star clusters, galaxies, and other celestial objects. The free event will be canceled if skies are too cloudy.

Call David Edelbach, 815-835-6364, for more information.

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