Zacheis Planetarium offers free shows


On November 17 and December 6, the Adams State University Zacheis Planetarium will be open to the public for continued free shows. On Saturday, November 17, “Dynamic Earth/Star Tour” begins at 6:30 p.m. and again at 8:30 p.m., with “Black Holes/Star Tour” showing at 7:30 p.m.

On Thursday evening, December 6, “Tales of Maya Skies/2012,” will show at 6:30 p.m. and 7:45 p.m.

Telescopes will be set up outside from dusk until after the last show each night, weather permitting. All programs are free and open to the public, but tickets are required. Tickets for all shows each evening will be available at the planetarium starting 30 minutes before the first program. No advance tickets will be available. Limit two tickets per person present. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

See the planetarium website for movie descriptions at