We Are Stars

When: January 4, 2020 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Casper Planetarium, 904 North Poplar

Join the Time Master on a 13.8 billion year journey!  Explore our explosive origins in the Big Bang, and learn how cosmic chemistry connects life on Earth to the evolution of the universe.   Narrated by Andy Serkis. Run Time:  26 minutes .   Recommended for grades 6 – 12 and adults…

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Mars One Thousand One

When: January 11, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Casper Planetarium, 904 North Poplar

Mars One Thousand One is the story of one possible mission that carries a multi-national crew to the Red Planet. Created by Mirage 3D, with live actors working on specially built sets and in green-screen studios, this 53-minute-long presentation is a captivating exploration of the kind of mission we’ll soon…

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Cell! Cell! Cell!

When: December 31, 2019 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Casper Planetarium, 904 North Poplar

You are made of 70 trillion living cells.  They work.  They talk.  They think.  They are what make you alive.  This is the story of how they do it.   From our beginnings as a single cell to the complexity of a whole body, Cell! Cell! Cell! is a fabulous trip inside yourself! …

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A Universe of Surprises

When: November 2, 2019 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Casper Planetarium, 904 North Poplar

Simulcast of a lecture from the Adler Planetarium in Chicago.  You’ll hear the speakers and see the terrific graphics just as if you were there. You can even join in the Q&A via text. Drs. Chris Lintott and Laura Trouille will examine how scientists cope with surprises, reveal what it’s…

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Telescope Viewing Party

When: October 5, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Casper Planetarium, 904 North Poplar

It’s International Observe the Moon Night!   We’ll have telescopes set up on the lawn from 6:30 to 9 pm, including our mini-observatory telescope, the big 8″ diameter telescope, and several smaller ones ideal for kids.  Everyone is welcome to stop by and get a good look at the Moon, as…

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FREE SHOW: Imagine the Moon

When: October 5, 2019 @ 8:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Casper Planetarium, 904 North Poplar

  October 5 is International Observe Moon Night.  Join us for telescope observing on the lawn, and special FREE showings of “Imagine the Moon” at 6:30, 7:10, 7:50, and 8:30 pm. The Moon has inspired human creativity, learning, and exploration ever since we have looked to the sky. Each discovery…

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FREE SHOW: Imagine the Moon

When: October 5, 2019 @ 7:50 pm – 8:20 pm
Where: Casper Planetarium, 904 North Poplar

  October 5 is International Observe Moon Night.  Join us for telescope observing on the lawn, and special FREE showings of “Imagine the Moon” at 6:30, 7:10, 7:50, and 8:30 pm. The Moon has inspired human creativity, learning, and exploration ever since we have looked to the sky. Each discovery…

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FREE SHOW: Imagine the Moon

When: October 5, 2019 @ 7:10 pm – 7:40 pm
Where: Casper Planetarium, 904 North Poplar

  October 5 is International Observe Moon Night.  Join us for telescope observing on the lawn, and special FREE showings of “Imagine the Moon” at 6:30, 7:10, 7:50, and 8:30 pm. The Moon has inspired human creativity, learning, and exploration ever since we have looked to the sky. Each discovery…

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FREE SHOW: Imagine the Moon

When: October 5, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Casper Planetarium, 904 North Poplar

  October 5 is International Observe Moon Night.  Join us for telescope observing on the lawn, and special FREE showings of “Imagine the Moon” at 6:30, 7:10, 7:50, and 8:30 pm. The Moon has inspired human creativity, learning, and exploration ever since we have looked to the sky. Each discovery…

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Imagine the Moon

When: September 14, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Casper Planetarium, 904 North Poplar

  The Moon has inspired human creativity, learning, and exploration ever since we have looked to the sky. Each discovery has brought new opportunities to contemplate and imagine, until, driven by dreams, we left Earth and went there in the amazing journeys that culminated in astronauts walking on the Moon.…

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