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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February NSA Club Meeting

  • Schaumburg Public Library 130 South Roselle Road Schaumburg, IL, 60193 United States (map)

Saturn is often the first object that people see through a telescope, and the view is often the event that hooks people on astronomy forever. Why? Because it looks like a real place. And what's more, the entire Saturnian system is astonishing.  Michelle Nichols of Adler Planetarium provides a presentation that highlights the astounding discoveries by the Cassini spacecraft, and showcases stunning imagery of Saturn, its rings, and its varied moons.

 

Earlier Event: January 5
January 2018 NSA Club Meeting
Later Event: March 2
March NSA Club Meeting