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Moonrise Star Party set for Saturday at Deer Lakes Park

Madasyn Czebiniak
| Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
Tom Reiland, director of the Nicholas E. Wagman Observatory at Deer Lakes Park, Allegheny County, looks into the Brashear 11-inch refractor telescope at the observatory in Frazer Twp. on Aug. 25, 2012.
Jason Bridge | Valley News Dispatch
Tom Reiland, director of the Nicholas E. Wagman Observatory at Deer Lakes Park, Allegheny County, looks into the Brashear 11-inch refractor telescope at the observatory in Frazer Twp. on Aug. 25, 2012.
Tom Reiland, director of the Wagman Observatory at Deer Lakes Park in West Deer, looks into the Manka Memorial 21-inch Reflecting Telescope at the observatory.
Valley News Dispatch
Tom Reiland, director of the Wagman Observatory at Deer Lakes Park in West Deer, looks into the Manka Memorial 21-inch Reflecting Telescope at the observatory.

If you've ever wanted to see Saturn, Uranus or Neptune, here's your chance.

The Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh is sponsoring an October Moonrise Star Party at the Nicholas E. Wagman Observatory in Deer Lakes Park on Saturday.

The festivities start at 6:55 p.m.

In addition to the planets, visitors will be able to see large clusters of stars, the Andromeda Galaxy, and Double Cluster in Perseus.

For more information call 724-224-2510.

Madasyn Czebiniak is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach her at 724-226-4702, mczebiniak@tribweb.com, or on Twitter @maddyczebstrib.

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