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Fall 2019

The FGD Planetarium fall season is here! 

Public shows for the fall include:

August

Friday, Aug. 30
7 p.m. - Astronaut Canceled due to Labor Day Weekend

Saturday, Aug. 31
2 p.m. - Apollo 11: Man's First Steps on the Moon  Canceled due to Labor Day Weekend

September

Friday, Sept. 6
7 p.m. - Dawn of the Space Age

Saturday, Sept. 7
2 p.m. - STARS

Friday, Sept. 13
7 p.m. - Cosmic Colors

Saturday, Sept. 14 (WSC Family Day)
11 a.m. - STARS
12 p.m. - Earth, Moon, and Sun
1 p.m. - Dawn of the Space Age
2 p.m. - Astronaut
3 p.m. - Oasis in Space

Friday, Sept. 20 (Kids Weekend)
7 p.m. - My House Has Stars

Saturday, Sept. 21 (Kids Weekend)
2 p.m. - Animals of the Sky

Friday, Sept. 27 (New Show Weekend)
7 p.m. - Cosmology

Saturday, Sept. 28 (New Show Weekend)
2 p.m. - Exoplanets

October

Friday, Oct. 4 (WSC Homecoming Weekend)
7 p.m. - Two Small Pieces of Glass

Saturday, Oct. 5 (WSC Homecoming Weekend)
2 p.m. - Compass, Clock, and Calendar
3 p.m. - From Earth to the Universe
4 p.m. - Eclipses and Phases of the Moon

Friday, Oct. 11 (Kids Weekend)
7 p.m. - Zula Patrol

Saturday, Oct. 12 (Kids Weekend)
2 p.m. - One World, One Sky (Big Bird's Adventure)

Friday, Oct. 18
7 p.m. - Origins of Life

Saturday, Oct. 19
2 p.m. - The Hot and Energetic Universe

Friday, Oct. 25 (Non-Astronomy Weekend)
7 p.m. - Flight Adventures

Saturday, Oct. 26 (Non-Astronomy Weekend)
2 p.m. - Sistine Chapel

November

Friday, Nov. 1
7 p.m. - The Dark Matter Mystery

Saturday, Nov. 2
2 p.m. - Chasing the Ghost Particle

Friday, Nov. 8 (New Show Weekend)
7 p.m. - Exoplanets

Saturday, Nov. 9 (New Show Weekend)
2 p.m. - Cosmology

Friday, Nov. 15
7 p.m. - Apollo 11: Man's First Steps on the Moon

Saturday, Nov. 16
2 p.m. - Distant Worlds, Alien Life?

Friday, Nov. 22 (Mini-Show Weekend)
7 p.m. - Losing the Dark and Four Paths of the Sun

Saturday, Nov. 23 (Mini-Show Weekend)
2 p.m. - Virgin Planetarian and Galaxies

Doors open 20 minutes prior to the start of a show. 

Planetarium shows generally include a tour of the current night sky, a view of the constellations, and a fulldome video. 

All shows last about 45 minutes.

If you wish to book a private planetarium show, please visit the main planetarium page for more information and to contact the planetarium for a reservation.

And while at the planetarium, please feel free is ask about some of the other wonderful stops you could make in Wayne America!