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Posted on June 28, 2017 at 8:00:00 pm by Emma C.

New Space Observatory Offers Free Stargazing

After over 20 years of working out of a storage shed, the Fort Wayne Astronomical Society shoot for the stars and fundraised $248,000 to construct a new, modern, public astronomical observatory in Jefferson Township Park.

Now the society is using this unique, state of the art facility to give

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Posted on July 13, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Janine R.

Soak up Summer in Fort Wayne with these 12 Activities

We are in the middle of summer, and it's not too late for you to enjoy a vacation, getaway, or long weekend! Sometimes when you  take a family vacation, and it’s over, you long for the joy you felt making the memories. Fear not, there is still a way to make some great memories. Soak up some time with your family with some of these 12 easy and fun activities! 

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Posted on September 30, 2013 at 9:00:00 am by Lauren C.

Get lost in Fort Wayne's nature attractions

You don't have to go far to experience Mother Nature in Fort Wayne. Here are a few of my favorite places to get some fresh air and enjoy the beauty and bounty of of nature:

Fox Island: This county park is a treat in any season. In addition to the foliage, you will find hundreds of species of

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Posted on September 28, 2012 at 10:00:50 am by Lauren C.

Look to the Stars!

Seeing stars doesn't always mean you're dizzy. Discover what it REALLY means to "see stars" at an upcoming stargazing gathering organized by the Fort Wayne Astronomical Society. The Fort Wayne Astronomical Society exists to provide community education in astronomy and related sciences. The ... More ›

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