This program must be booked at least 2 weeks in advance to receive group rates.
Planets, constellations, the zodiac, shooting stars and satellites are all in the night sky if you know when and where to look. Navigate by the stars and discover how you can become a backyard astronomer. This live presentation focuses on the night sky during the current month.
This class is available by request for groups of 30 or more. Smaller groups are welcome to register for classes reserved by another group or pay the 30-person minimum. View current listings or call the registration office for more information.
This program takes place in the Kendall Planetarium. Combine this program with a field trip to the museum.
Structure and Function:
H.1E.1 - Classify the bodies in our solar system based on properties and composition. Describe attributes of our galaxy and evidence for multiple galaxies in the universe.
Interaction and Change:
5.2E.1 - Explain how the energy from the sun affects Earth’s weather and climate.
H.2E.3 - Describe how the universe, galaxies, stars, and planets evolve over time.