Eyes to Skies

(Recommended for Ages 8+)

Join us for our telescope nights! These FREE, informal events are held in the Camino parking lot behind the Explorium (weather permitting).

We will explore the skies with our professional-grade 16-inch Meade LX Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope.

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For Planetarium Nights, join us inside the Community Center in the Maple Room. We’ll have a fun demonstration and a fantastic journey with the stars in our inflatable planetarium.

  • All children under age 18 must be
    accompanied by a parent/guardian.
  • No registration required! The telescope will be out for at least one hour after the scheduled start time (weather permitting).
  • Stars must be visible for the telescope to align.
  • In the event of foul weather, our indoor inflatable planetarium will be used instead of the telescope.*
Dates Times Visible
Fri, Aug 18 6:30 pm STARLAB Night! (Our inflatable, indoor planetarium)
Fri, Sep 8th 8:00 pm Saturn
Fri, Oct 13 7:30 pm Saturn
Fri, Nov 3 7:00 pm Full Moon
Fri, Dec 1 6:30 pm Moon
Fri, Jan 12 8:00 pm Orion

 

Learn more about our AWESOME programs in the Public Programs Guide HERE!