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'Night Skies' viewing at Rend Lake

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BENTON, IL (KFVS) -

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers environmental science series "Night Skies" program continues on Saturday, July 30.

You can explore our solar system through a high-powered telescope set up at the Rend Lake Visitor Center from 7:30 p.m. until 9 p.m.

Greg Hollmann, an associate professor of general science at Rend Lake College, will point out bright stars, constellations and planets while sharing stories of ancient mythology and modern science as it relates to the heavens.

Everyone is welcome to come and enjoy an evening with an amazing view.

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