Starlab's Portable Planetarium

Wednesday, April 33:00—3:45 PMCommunity roomPutnam Valley Library30 Oscawana Lake RD, Putnam Valley , NY, 10579

The Museum of Innovation and Science (mISci) is bringing its StarLab Portable Planetarium to the library! See the stars in our portable dome as you have never experienced them before!

Two Shows:

3pm: Story Time with the Constellations - Geared toward our youngest budding astronomers, find out how ancient cultures connected their mythology to the stars. From Ursa Minor to the Big Dipper, these stories help us map our way through the night sky.

4:30pm: Moon Phases - The dance between the Earth and Moon has been going on for about 4.5 billion years. Learn about the phases of our nearest celestial neighbor and what is happening to the Moon as we view its changing face from Earth.

Shows are approximately 35 to 45 minutes long, They are presented by a trained miSci science communicator.

The Portable Planetarium can accommodate about 25 people, Registration is mandatory. Please register to one show only.

Ages 7 & up

Anyone 18 y/o or more must be accompanied by a minor. One caretaker per family.

This work is supported by a Jay M. Pasachoff Solar Eclipse Mini-Grant from the American Astronomical Society´┐Żs Solar Eclipse Task Force, which is in turn supported by the National Science Foundation under Award No. 2318745.


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