Join us Saturday, Nov. 20, for a special celebration honoring the James Webb Telescope!
Fred G. Dale Planetarium
A wide selection of shows and lessons are available for all ages and learning levels; schedule your field trip today!
Educator's guides for some shows and lessons are available upon request.
Contact the Planetarium Director
Planetarium and Laser Shows: For Kids! (October)Planetarium and laser shows designed for kids pre-K to second grade.
Planetarium and Laser Shows: A Universe of MathematicsPlanetarium and laser shows following the theme of A Universe of Mathematics.
Planetarium and Laser Shows: Biology and the UniversePlanetarium and laser shows following the theme of Biology and the Universe.
Planetarium and Laser Shows: A Tribute to Science FictionPlanetarium and laser shows following the theme of A Tribute to Science Fiction.
New at the Planetarium: Oculus Virtual Reality (VR) System
Experience firsthand the incredibly immersive experience that is VR. There are numerous programs for educational topics.
VR Experience Topics
- Construction and Engineering
- Teaching and Education
- Human Anatomy
- Relaxation and Mindfulness
- Cultural Awareness
- Sexual Assault Awareness
There are also entertainment programs that include mazes, flying, roller coasters, funhouses, and escape rooms!
The experience is free with a suggested donation of $5 per half hour. All donations are appreciated. It is recommended that you bring your own pair of 3.5 mm earbuds, but not required.
To sign up for the VR experience, contact Dr. Todd Young.