Planetarium

New Year's Planetarium!

Event Date and Time: 
Monday, December 31, 2012, 7:00 PM to Tuesday, January 1, 2013, 12:00 AM
Location: 
Southworth Planetarium
Contact Name: 
Edward Gleason
Contact Phone: 
207-780-4249
Contact Email: 
egleason@usm.maine.edu

NEW YEAR'S PLANETARIUM

Monday, December 31, 2012       7:00 p.m. - Midnight

Greet 2013 at the Southworth Planetarium!   On New Year's Eve, we have a tradition of presenting the new shows we introduced the prior year.    This year, we added a full dome version of "The Little Star That Could," as well as "Eight Planets and Counting."      We also presented a program about the Venus transit that happened in June.

Join us to celebrate the end of one year and the beginning of another.

Admission: For the price of one donation you may see any or all the programs tonight!

7:30 p.m.  Full Dome: The Little Star That Could

8:30 p.m.  EIGHT PLANETS AND COUNTING OMNI DOME SHOW

9:30 p.m.  "Transit of Venus" Show!

10:15 p.m.  TWO SMALL PIECES OF GLASS

11:00 p.m.    IBEX: The Search for the Edge of the Solar System

11:40 p.m.  Night Sky Tour

11:55 p.m.  Watch the Times Square Countdown

About Us

What can you do at the Southworth Planetarium?  See a showenroll in a classattend a lecture, buy fascinating science toys, explore our exhibit area, learn the night sky.

We are open throughout the week. Not only do we have public shows, but we offer private shows to school groups, scout troops, birthday parties, business organizations, and more.

Like the Universe, itself, the more you explore the planetarium, the more you'll discover!  

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