Hubble Insights and Discoveries That Have Changed Astronomy
When: Fri, Apr 14, 2017 6PM-8:15PM
Tuesday shows are at 6 p.m. and 7:15 p.m.
New Friday shows include a matinee at 1 p.m. and an evening show at 6 p.m.
Admission is only $5.
MHCC students (with valid ID) and children 17 and under are $2.
All shows are presented under a realistic representation of the night sky, featuring the latest galactic, stellar and planetary images.
The Sky Theater is wheelchair accessible.
2016-17 MHCC Planetarium Sky Theater Schedule:
|Oct. 4 & 14||Wonders of the Fall Sky|
|Nov 1 & 4||Early Planning for the Oregon 2017 Total Solar Eclipse|
|Dec 6 & 9||The 13 Zodiac Constellations and Their Hidden Treasures|
|Jan 10 & 13||2017 Sky Preview|
|Feb 7 & 10||Sleeping Beauties and the White Dwarfs
(Beautiful Hubble images of stars like our sun at the end of their lives)
|Feb 14||Special Valentine’s Day presentation (only one show at 6 pm)
Romancing the Universe: An Exploration of Cosmic Beauty by Will Blackmore
|Mar 7 & 10||The Milky Way in All of Its Glory|
|Apr 4 & 14||Hubble Insights and Discoveries That Have Changed Astronomy|
|May 2 & 12||Black Holes, Pulsars, and Gravity Waves (Oh My!)
Will Blackmore Guest Speaker
|Jun 6 & 9||This Summer’s Rare Total Solar Eclipse|
Planetarium shows are generally on the first Tuesday and on the second Friday of each month (with exceptions during November and January).
For more info vist: http://www.mhcc.edu/Planetarium