Effective Wednesday, March 18, 2020, our planetarium closed until further notice. 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.

September 2020

September 2  Full Moon.

September 10  Last Quarter Moon.

September 13  Venus in the morning sky next to Moon.

September 17  New Moon.

September 22  Autumnal Equinox.

September 23  First Quarter Moon.

September 25  Jupiter and Saturn next to Moon.

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