NSA Club

Northwest Suburban Astronomers

Club Meetings: Meetings are on the Friday nearest the full moon each month.
Check our Events page for each month's meeting location.
Business Correspondence: The club's official mailing address for business correspondence is
PO Box 261, Dundee, IL 60118.

Our club is based in the northwestern suburbs of Chicago. With a wide range of interests, experience, and equipment, our membership is over 150, making us one of the largest astronomy clubs in the mid-west. Here you can find out about our public meetings, star parties, and the benefits of becoming a member. Thanks for visiting, and clear skies.


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April NSA Club Meeting

Ceres Mission Results

Professor Kevin Cole of Harper College will present images and results of the Dawn space probe's visit to the asteroid Ceres. Having completed its visit to the asteroid Vesta in 2011-12, Dawn has been in orbit around its’ second target, Ceres, since 2015 and has produced some spectacular images and scientific results.