Menke Observatory - Near the Wapsi River Environmental Education Center
The Moon is once again absent until very late in the evening, and Mars and Saturn are once again to the southwest, although Saturn is a little lower now.
Robert Mitchell, PhD
More info: Driving Directions to Menke Observatory
Call 563-333-6141 on the day of the event for a recorded message confirming whether the Star Party will take place or must be cancelled due to stormy weather.
If the weather is merely cloudy, the Star Party will still take place with a tour of the observatory and an opportunity for questions and answers with local astronomers.