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Portage Park District hosts Telescopes 101


Join our Sky Ranger, Guy Gillespie at the Berlin Lake Trail to learn about how to use telescopes and identify stars & constellations on Friday, April 14th at 7:00pm. We will have a few different types of telescopes on hand for viewing. Bring your own telescope and/or binoculars, along with a chair or blankets to relax and view the sky. Guidance about the visible stars will be presented, and star wheels will be provided to all attendees . We will host the program on the bridge over Berlin Lake. Berlin Lake Trailheads are located on US Rte 224 and Kirkbride Rd. off of SR 14 in Deerfield Township. Distance to bridge from US Rte 224- 1.3 miles, Kirkbride Rd.- .8 miles. Please park and hike to the bridge.
Contact the Park District with questions.