Public Events: Fall/Winter 2020
You can sign up to receive notices about events and shows taking place at the Williamsville Space Lab Planetarium. To receive these special notices about our programs, go to the e-Alerts subscription page and check the "Planetarium" box when completing the form. Don't worry, we won't overload your e-mail box. We only send alerts when each season's schedule is released or if there is something truly spectacular happening in the sky.
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Programs for the Public
Sky Tours and Full Dome Shows
Scroll down the page to find something interesting and click on the "Sign up!" link to register through Williamsville Community Education.
Monthly Sky Tour and a Planetarium Show
This fall, we are pairing our popular monthly sky tours with discussions of interesting astronomical subjects. We will take you on a tour of the current skies, highlighting visible planets, deep sky objects, and any upcoming special astronomical events. As part of the program, we welcome your astronomy questions! Each program will also feature an interesting topic explained and discussed by one of our fantastic intructors. You'll find a wide variety of themes on the table below. Ages 10-Adult.
|Tues, Sept 22||7:00 pm - 8:30 pm||Understanding the Starlink Swarm||Sign up!|
|Tues, Oct 6||7:00 pm - 8:30 pm||Foundations of Night Sky Observation||Sign up!|
|Tues, Nov 10||7:00 pm - 8:30 pm||Cataclysm!||Sign up!|
|Tues, Dec 8||7:00 pm - 8:30 pm||The Giant Planet Conjunction of 2020||Sign up!|
This show is intended for the younger crowd! Recommended for ages 6-12 plus adults.
|Date||Time||Program||Description / Registration|
|Tues, Nov 17
||6:30pm - 8:00 pm||Star Tales for Kids