Star gazing event planned for Saturday

9/13/2013

An "Evening With The Stars" is planned from 9 to 11 p.m. Saturday at the Sandsage Bison Range, located on Business U.S. Highway 83 (.4 miles south of the Arkansas River Bridge).

An "Evening With The Stars" is planned from 9 to 11 p.m. Saturday at the Sandsage Bison Range, located on Business U.S. Highway 83 (.4 miles south of the Arkansas River Bridge).

Kristin Mandsager, a local astronomy enthusiast, will guide guests on a tour through the night sky. Telescopes will be available for viewing. Guests are welcome to bring their own equipment, especially binoculars.

No registration is required. Participants should bring a lawn chair, insect repellent and wear weather-appropriate clothing. In the event of cloudy skies, cancellation information will be available by calling Garden City Recreation Commission's hotline at 276-1202 after 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

For more information, call (620) 474-3645.

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