October 12, 2018 –
Due to the cloudy weather, this event has been moved to Sat., Oct. 13 at 6:30 p.m. Please check back for updates.
Join Purdue University Northwest astronomy professors Adam Rengstorf, Ph.D., Aaron Warren, Ph.D., and Jessica Warren, Ph.D., at Gabis Arboretum Oct. 12 and Nov. 12 for an evening of star gazing and night sky viewing. Held from 6:30-8:00 p.m. both days, the event is free with arboretum admission. Participants will have the chance to look through a telescope to observe visible planets, take a tour of seasonal constellations and catch a glimpse of other galaxies and nebulae. Cancellations due to clouds or weather will be announced by 5 p.m. on the Gabis Arboretum Facebook page and posted on pnw.edu/gabis-arboretum. Inquiries can also be made by calling (219) 742-8147.