Zacheis Planetarium and ASU Observatory


Zacheis Planetarium

Planetarium programs for Spring semester announced

The programs for spring semester, 2016, have been scheduled, and the blog pages have been updated.  You can see the schedule for the beginning of the spring semester – as well as download a PDF schedule for the entire semester … Continue reading

Zacheis Planetarium’s first original full-dome movie completed

In July I finished the original full-dome movie “Fractal Explorations”, made entirely with free software available to everyone on the internet.  The movie is currently in distribution to planetariums around the country.  The Zacheis Planetarium premier will be on Saturday … Continue reading


Adams State University Observatory

Observatory Open House and Ski-along-the-Rio

The ASU Observatory will be open to the public (weather permitting) on Saturday evening, Jan. 30, from 7 to 9 p.m.  The San Juan Nordic Club will be leading a Ski-along-the-Rio (snow and ice conditions permitting) from 7 to 8, … Continue reading

International Observe the Moon Night

The Adams State University Observatory will be hosting International Observe the Moon Night on Saturday, Sept. 19, from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m.  See our Scheduled Public Programs page for details.