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Astronomy Day: Celebrating 30 Years of Hubble

Postponed, new date TBD

Enjoy a fun-filled day of planetarium shows and activities, chat with UMD scientists, and gaze at the heavens through telescopes with planetarium staff and local amateur astronomers.

Schedule of Events

1p-2p: AstroKids Hour featuring a story time in the planetarium led by local author Erika Adams reading her book New Moon's Family

1p-5p: Fun activities, and Chat with a Scientist

1p-7p: Planetarium Shows

7p-10p: Star party with telescope viewing, night sky workshops, and activities

More information coming soon!

Find the event on Facebook HERE.

Interested in volunteering for Astronomy Day or setting up a table for your organization? Email the planetarium at for more information.