October shows announced for Zacheis Planetarium

(10-02-2013)

The Adams State University Zacheis Planetarium continues community outreach during the month of October.

Free programming includes Thursday evening programs, at 7 p.m. and 7:45 p.m., doors open at 6:45 p.m.

October 10 - live astronomy program

  • October 17 - "Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity," a movie
  • October 24 - live earth science program.

Friday movies begin at 4:30 p.m. and 5:15 p.m., doors open at 4:15 p.m.

  • October 11 - "Into the Deep"
  • October 18 - "Life: A Cosmic Story"

On Saturday, Oct. 12, Zacheis Planetarium will participate in "International Observe the Moon Night." People all over the world will be observing and learning about the moon that evening. The programs on the moon begin at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. Telescopes will be set up for visitor use from 7 p.m. on. A telescope set up with a camera, will be available for visitors to take photos of the moon. Bring a USB flash drive, to take photos home night.

All shows are free and open to the general public. Tickets will be available at the planetarium when the doors open, and are required for entry to the theater due to limited seating. For more information visit blogs.adams.edu/zacheis.