Sunstruck

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Available upon special program request.

Run time is 30 minutes

$2.50 per person

Recommended for ages 8 and up

Share the wonder of our own personal star, the Sun.  Learn how the Sun’s incredible energy has supported life on Earth for millennia, but also poses threats to the way of life our 21st century technology has enabled.

 


Season of Light

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Available upon request

Run Time: 35 minutes
Appropriate for ages 8 and up


The Light Before Christmas

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Available upon request

Runtime 35 minutes

Appropriate for all ages

 

After losing their way on a cold, blustery Christmas eve, two children, Katie and Makean are rescued by their friend, the Candleman, an old sage who imparts wisdom, hot chocolate, and stories. Opening a weathered book, he begins reading the classic tale, The Night Before Christmas. Magically, Katie and Makean become characters in the poem where they learn the light of Christmas comes from the giver of all good gifts.


From Earth to the Universe

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Available upon request

Recommended for ages 8 and up

Run time 30 minutes.

The night sky, both beautiful and mysterious, has been the subject of campfire stories, ancient myths and awe for as long as there have been people. A desire to comprehend the Universe may well be humanity’s oldest shared intellectual experience. Yet only recently have we truly begun to grasp our place in the vast cosmos. To learn about this journey of celestial discovery, from the theories of the ancient Greek astronomers to today’s grandest telescopes, we invite you to experience From Earth to the Universe.


Astronomyths

Astronomyths

Available upon request

Run Time: 25 minutes

Appropriate for ages 8 and up
ASTRONOMYTHS blends modern astronomy with ancient Greek mythology. The audience travels through a series of constellations as seen from earth and learns about the respective mythological stories after which they were named.


Dream to Fly

Dream to Fly

Available upon request

Run time 35 minuets

Recommended for ages 10 and up

 

Discover the mystery of flight with Leonardo da Vinci, Montgolfier brothers, Wright brothers and other inventors. Experience the adventure and find out how this immense and challenging dream, for which mankind has strived since the beginning of history came true.

 


Fall Programs 2015

Public Program Schedule

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

4:00 P.M. Astronomyths

Saturdays

7:00 P.M. First Saturday is an entirely live presentation

7:00 P.M. Every Saturday but the first is Dream to Fly

8:00 P.M. From Earth to the Universe


Summer Shows

summer kids programs 2015

June 13 – August 20

Tuesday through Friday

11:00 Amp’s Amazing Night Flight:
Run time: 20 minutes,
Appropriate for grades K – 2,
Follow Amp the firefly in his nighttime stargazing adventures.

4:00 Moon Dreams:
Run time: 13 minutes.
Recommended for grades 3 – 12.
Explore the origins of the Moon, how it has affected life on Earth and the possibility of life on other moons in the solar system.

Saturday

7:00 Cosmic Castaway

8:00 Cosmic Origin Spectrograph