Effective Wednesday, March 18, 2020, our planetarium closed until further notice. We hope to open soon. Please check this web site for updates on the planetarium’s reopening.

Your backyard Sky

New Comet was in the evening sky but has moved away from our view now.   Check out the Event Page for more info.

November 2020


5       Taurid Meteor Shower.

 8      Last Quarter Moon.

12     N Taurid Meteor Shower.

12     Venus next to Moon.

15     New Moon.

17     Leonid Meteor Shower.

19    Jupiter next to Moon.

19    Saturn next to Moon.

21    First Quarter Moon.

30   full Moon. (Penumbral Lunar Eclipse = Not visible)



Check the Sky Calendar Page on this website for more info.

  • Meteor Shower over two large planets in Night Sky


audience in planetarium show - one member is wearing an astronaut suit
Public Programs
inside view of planetarium dome
School Programs
Planetarium Director - Dr. Robert Hitt - behind a table with fundraising items
About Dr. Robert Hitt, Director