You have two more opportunities to join in the Dark Sky Caravan Star Parties up on the North Shore this weekend! The Marshall W. Alworth Planetarium staff will be setting up telescopes for you to see the night sky. They also have activities if the sky clouds over. Friday August 12th, they will be at the North House Folk School. Saturday August 13th, they will be at the Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Center. Both evenings, there will be activities from 8pm-11pm.

The Visit Cook County website has more info:

Learn more about the BWCAW as the largest International Dark Sky Sanctuary in the world:


Interested in buying property in the area? Thinking of selling what you’ve got? Stop in and see us at Red Pine Realty! We are conveniently located next to Sydney’s Frozen Custard on the way out to the large coast guard parking lot and Artist Point.