Summer Camps for 2020!
We will have a limited number of summer day camps for students, including Earth Science for 9 & 10 year olds, and Astronomy for ages 7 & 8, 9 & 10, and 11 and up. Click anywhere in this box for details and a registration form.
Earth Science Day Camp for 9 & 10 year olds
Learn about animals, rocks and minerals, weather, habitat, and other earth science topics. This class meets in person at the Planetarium -- July 6 - 10, Monday through Friday for 2 hours each day, from 10 am to noon. $25 per student, limit of 15 students. Click in this box to download the registration form.
Astronomy Camps for 7 & 8 year olds and 9 & 10 year olds
For 7 & 8 year olds: SOLAR SYSTEM EXPLORATION. Learn about the objects in our galactic neighborhood. June 22-26.
For 9 & 10 year olds: STARS. They're not all alike. Learn how they differ in size, temperature, color, power, and life span. June 15 - 19.
These camps meet from 11 am to noon, in-person on Monday & Friday and via computer Tuesday through Thursday. Cost is $15; limit of 15 students per camp. Click in this box to download a registration form.
AMATEUR ASTRONOMY 101 for Students 11 and older
Learn to use a telescope and star chart, observe the Moon, recognize constellations and more. July 27 - 31 from 1 to 2 pm. Meets at the Planetarium Monday and Friday, and via computer Tuesday through Thursday. Students will have a telescope checked out to them on Monday and must return it on Friday. Cost is $15; limit of 8 students. Click in this box to download a registration form.
When Can We See a Dome Show?
As part of Natrona County School District #1, the Planetarium is closed to the public for the time being. We are not sure when we will be allowed to re-open. In the meantime, check our calendar below for info about shows being shared online, and click in this box to visit our YouTube page for astronomy videos.
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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.