Public Night: Behlen Observatory

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–10:00 pm
Behlen Observatory
Co Rd 8
Ithaca Ne 68073
Directions: GPS Coordinates: 41.170809, -96.447055 Visit for driving directions
Contact: Amanda Lager Gleason, 402-472-9223,
A public open house at Behlen Observatory begins at 7 p.m. Nov. 17.

The event, which is free and open to the public, will feature the start of the Leonid Meteor Shower as well as other celestial objects, including the Ring Nebula, Blue Snowball Nebula and Andromeda Galaxy.

Nebraska faculty and members of the Society of Physics Students will be available to answer questions and lead science demonstrations and talks.

Behlen Observatory is located near Mead, Nebraska. Learn more at

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