Our Final Featured Show of the Summer: Moles: What Is Out There?
A curious little mole wonders what is beyond his underground burrow, and learns about the sky, the Sun, the Moon, and stars. This is a great show to introduce young children to our neighbors in the skies. Playing for 3 days only, August 21, 22, & 23 (Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday) with shows at 11 am and 4 pm each day. Click anywhere in this block for details and trailer.
A New Show Every Week This Summer!
We'll feature a new show each week on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday at 11 am and 4 pm. Some space topics, but also oceans, weather, dinosaurs, earthquakes, and more. Click in this block for more details.
Moon Madness All Summer on Tuesdays and Saturdays
A curious cat stows away on a trip to the Moon. The X-Prize inspires scientists around the world to return to the Moon. The story of the Apollo Moon Mission. The bravery of the first humans to venture into space. For more details, click anywhere in this block or check out our calendar below. These shows are presented on Tuesdays (11 am & 4 pm) and Saturdays (7 & 8 pm).
"Theatre of the Mind" for Kids
This year's Planetarium co-production with Stage III Community Theatre is an adaptation of 3 of Jane Yolen's Commander Toad books. Watch for details, and join us August 22 - 25 for a pun-filled space adventure with live actors and sound effects, plus visual effects on the dome. It's toadally fun! Click anywhere in this block for more details.
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Experience a Full-Dome Show and immerse yourself in fabulous worlds! 360-degree fully animated graphics presented in high definition can take you anywhere, from our own planet Earth to distant parts of the universe. All regular shows (excluding special events like laser shows) are just $3 per person and include a brief live talk about things to observe in the current night sky.