View the stars April 20

Ottawa County Parks, along with the Shoreline Amateur Astronomical Association, is offering another in a series of astronomy programs and sky viewings at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 20.
Apr 11, 2012


This program begins at the Ottawa County Parks Nature Education Center, with a one-hour indoor program followed by an outdoor viewing session, weather-permitting. The indoor program is titled “Starlight: Secrets of the Stars.”

For the outdoor viewing, telescopes will be provided. Bring a lawn chair, binoculars (if you have them), and dress to be outside. There are no program fees and registration is not required. Programs are for adults and older children.

Call 616-786-4847 for more information.

The Nature Education Center is at Hemlock Crossing County Park in Port Sheldon Township. From U.S. 31, travel west on Croswell Street a short distance to West Olive Road. Travel south about 0.3 miles to the park entrance. The Nature Education Center is at the end of the park road.


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