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Special Event – Summer 2007

Activities for Families: Summer 2007!

This summer, we offer two separate themes that families can explore with hands-on activities and a planetarium show. These themes are: The Night Sky and A Trip to the Planets.

  1. The Night Sky: See stars and constellations on the dome of our planetarium theater; make your own constellations; use a star chart to find stars in the sky.
    This program is offered on the following dates and times:
    June 12th (Tues.) from 10:00-11:30 am
    June 29th (Fri.) from 4:00-5:30 pm
    July 14th (Sat.) from 1:00-2:30 pm
    Aug 19th (Sun.) from 1:00-2:30 pm
  2. A Trip to the Planets: Make a model of the Earth and the Moon system; construct a model of the solar system and take a tour of it; find out more about the planets in our solar system and beyond!
    This program is offered on the following dates:
    June 19th (Tues.) from 10:00-11:30 am
    July 6th (Fri.) from 4:00-5:30 pm
    July 21th (Sat.) from 1:00-2:30 pm
    Aug 26th (Sun.) from 1:00-2:30 pm