2013 Shows and Events

January
Planetarium included in Community Schools Express newsletter.

Jan 24
Presentation for Girl Scouts and parents (16)

Jan 29
Total Solar Eclipses presentation by Steve Kocsis (45) plus 'The Stars Tonight.'

February 26
Stars and Why Our Sun Seems So Ordinary (82) plus 'The Stars Tonight.' Ken Fix describes the types, birth and life cycle of stars. Also the lifespan and death of stars.


March 8th

The World at Night (80)

Join noted night sky photographer Dennis Mammana for an enlightening presentation featuring imagery of the night sky like none you have ever seen. All was captured by members of TWAN (The World at Night), an elite international team of the most highly-acclaimed night sky photographers on Earth. After this evening, you'll never look at the night sky the same again. 

$5 for adults (18+). Free if under 18

Alaska Regional Science Fair participants were invited to attend at no charge.


March 9th
Night Sky Photography Workshop (6)
5 hour workshop by Dennis Mammana. Fee for workshop goes to instructor. Held at Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church. 


March 10th
The Seven Wonders of the Universe (40)

Join noted night sky photographer Dennis Mammana across the cosmos to witness the most spectacular phenomena in existence... from the wonder of star-birth to collisions of massive galaxies, from the violent explosions of distant stars to the delicate majesty of the northern lights - and all in between.

$5 for adults (18+). Free if under 18. Alaska Regional Science Fair participants were invited to attend at no charge.


March 7th
Astronomy for Elementary School Children (140)
The Planetarium be open during Harborview's Science Night. Harborview students and the public invited to visit. Two Stars Tonight presentations and two 'Myths and the Heavens' presentations.


March 26th
The Big Bang (30)


April 11
Presentation to Montesorri School (8)

 April 30
Space Telescopes and The Stars Tonight (15) 


May 10
Presentation for Rainforest Recovery (15)


May 28
Aurora Art and The Stars Tonight (25)

Art representing and inspired by the Northern Lights

June 18
Retro Sci-fi movie 'Fantastic Voyage' (10)


July
Retro Sci-fi movie 'The Planet of the Apes' (8)


August 20
Retro Sci-fi movie 'Star Wars' (30)


September 24
Astronaut Humor (50)


October 29
Hermes and Mercury (39)

October 15
Astronomy class from UAS (26)

November 12
Astronomy class from UAS (26)

November 15
Auke Bay Pre-school (29)

November
Movie Apollo 18 (6)

November 26
Zeus and Jupiter
(49)

December 6
2nd graders ( 45 )

December 17
The Winter Solstice Celebration
(35)

December 10
Yaakoosgé Daakahídi alternative high school (10)

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