Adrian College Robinson Planetarium Schedule for January 2017

The Robinson Planetarium at Adrian College Releases its January 2017 Schedule

Listed below is the show schedule for January 2017: 

Star Talk: Night Skies of the New Year

Join us on this cold, crisp winter evening for a live star talk focusing on the winter skies. As the new year begins, some of the brightest astronomical objects are high in the sky.  Stargazers will be rewarded with views of the star Sirius in Canis Major and Orion the hunter. Venus and Mars can be seen in the southwest during the early evening hours. This show will focus on the folklore of these stars, constellations and planets as well as what the upcoming Quadrantid meteor shower promises.

Friday January 6 at 7:00 PM


Trip Through Space

Trip Through Space is a Fulldome program will take you on an exciting tour through the Solar System and beyond. This journey through the night sky will include glimpses of several winter and early spring constellations, the Solar System, stars, nebulae, galaxies and more. This program is great for families and kids of all ages.

Shows will be on the following Fridays at 7:00 PM

January 13

January 20

January 27

 

The Robinson Planetarium is located at the eastern end of Peelle Hall on the corner of Charles and Williams streets on the Adrian College campus.

 

For more information please see our web page at the following address: http://adrian.edu/campus-life/planetarium/