Lisa Ingram, Girl Scouts Heart of Michigan Saginaw Region.
Jupiter and Saturn both recently made close approaches to Earth, which makes them prime for observing.
The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development is warning residents not to open or plant unsolicited seeds from China.
We begin the week of July 27 with the moon at First Quarter, which looks half illuminated in the south after sunset. That sets the stage for an excellent week of lunar observing.