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Digitarium Planetarium

Planetarium programs are $2 per person, free for members and are not recommended for children 3 and under.  

Seasonal Stars and Stories
Saturdays and Sundays, 1 p.m., 3 p.m.

Full-Dome Videos

September
The Little Star that Could
Saturdays at 11 a.m.

October
Earth, Moon and Sun
Saturdays at 11 a.m.; October 13 at 1 p.m.

November
The Secret of the Cardboard Rocket
Saturdays, 11 a.m.; November 11 at 11 a.m.; November 24-26 at 1 p.m.

SHOW DESCRIPTIONS

Seasonal Stars and Stories: Our traditional planetarium program is now fresh and exciting with our new Digitarium projector. You will discover the stars, constellations and planets visible in the current night sky as well as the related mythology associated with the constellations. (Led by Instructor)

The Little Star that Could: Little Star, an average yellow star, is in search for planets of his own to protect and warm. Along the way, he meets other stars, learns what makes each star special, and discovers that stars combine to form star clusters and galaxies. Eventually, Little Star finds his planets. Each planet is introducedwith basic information about our Solar System. (Full Dome Video)

Two Small Pieces of Glass: While attending a local star party, two students learn how the telescope has helped us understand our place in space and how telescopes continue to expand our understanding of the Universe. Their conversation with a local astronomer enlightens them on the history of the telescope and the discoveries these wonderful tools have made. The students see how telescopes work and how the largest observatories in the world use these instruments to explore the mysteries of the universe. (Full Dome Video)

Our Place in Space: While solving a crossword puzzle about the sky, endangered animals explore the cause of day and night, the importance of our star the Sun, the beauty of the constellations, and the variety of objections that make up the universe. (Full Dome Video)

The Secret of the Cardboard Rocket: Embark on an outstanding adventure as two children spend a night touring the solar system alongside their ship's navigator, an astronomy book. Produced with modern 3-D digital animation and a 5.1 soundtrack with spectacular effects created at George Lucas' Skywalker Ranch. Visit the planets in our solar system learning interesting facts about each one. (Full Dome Video)

 


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