Local Events Calendar

08 May 2016

From Earth To The Universe At Abrams Planetarium

Wednesday, May 4, 2016
EVENT DATE: 
Sunday, May 8, 2016 - 4:00pm

Follow along as we leave our home to take you out to the colorful birthplaces and burial grounds of stars, and still further out, beyond the Milky Way, to the unimaginable immensity of a myriad galaxies. Along the way, you will learn about the history of astronomy, the invention of the telescope, and today's giant telescopes that allow us continue to probe ever deeper into the Universe.

Admission prices for all shows are:

"The LIttle Star that Could" Family Show at Abrams Planetarium

Wednesday, May 4, 2016
EVENT DATE: 
Sunday, May 8, 2016 - 2:30pm

The story about an average yellow star on a search for planets of his own to warm and protect. Along his way, he encounters other stars, learns what makes each star special, and discovers that stars can combine to form clusters and galaxies. Eventually, Little Star finds his planets, and each is introduced to audiences along with basic information about the Solar System.

  • Adults, $4.00
  • Students and senior citizens, $3.50
  • Children (age 12 and under), $3.00

Abrams Planetarium does not accept credit or debit cards.