CANTON-Things will be ‘looking up’ at Lakeland Park in Canton Saturday night, Aug. 31.

The Peoria Astronomical Society and the Canton Park District are hosting a public star-gazing event, 6:30 to 11 p.m.

Peoria Astronomical Society members will have their telescopes set-up for people to view the night sky.

Society members will also be describing what visitors are looking at.

There is no admission charge and parking is available at Lakeland Park.

Visitors can stay the entire length of the event or come-and-go as they like.

If the weather is cloudy or rainy, the event will be postponed and moved to Saturday, Sept. 21.

More information and weather-related updates can be found on the Peoria Astronomical Society’s Facebook page.

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