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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The Dawn Spacecraft Encounter with Ceres - Latest Results

Kevin Cole, Harper College astronomy instructor, will present “The Dawn Spacecraft Encounter with Ceres - Latest Results.” 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.  

Earlier Event: June 17
June NSA Club Meeting
Later Event: August 19
August NSA Club Meeting