NSA Club

Northwest Suburban Astronomers

Club Meetings: The NSA Club meets in the Willow Recreation Center (lower level meeting room at the address above) on the Friday nearest the full moon each month.
Business Correspondence: The club's official mailing address for business correspondence is
PO Box 895, 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.

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.