The University of Missouri–St. Louis Department of Physics and Astronomy will hold a public viewing of Saturn, Ring Nebula, Alberio, Hercules Cluster, M64 (galaxy)

at 8:30 p.m. Aug. 6 at the Richard D. Schwarz Observatory. The viewing is free and open to the public.

An expert will be on hand to answer questions. Each person gets a chance to look through the huge telescope lens. Bring the whole family.

All open houses include a viewing of the first quarter moon, along with additional nebulae and galaxies.

More information: or  314-516-5706­

Kylie Shafferkoetter

Kylie Shafferkoetter