Thursday, October 13, 2011

RVCC PLANETARIUM FALL SCHEDULE: GREAT FOR KIDS!

AstronoMyths
WHEN: Saturdays, October 15, November 5, 12, 19, 3 PM
WHERE:
RVCC Planetarium, Lamington Road, Branchburg
The Autumn Skies are full of myth and science. Learn some of the Greek mythology associated with the constellations, then look beyond the stories to discover the deep sky objects hidden within: binary star systems, star clusters and giant galaxies.

 

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FALL SKIES
WHEN: Saturdays, October 15, November 5, 12, 19, 7 PM
WHERE: RVCC Planetarium, Lamington Road, Branchburg

Learn what stars, planets, and constellations are visible in the sky tonight.

SPOOKY SKIES
WHEN: Saturdays, October 22 and 29,
3 and 7 PM
This Halloween, come to the RVCC Planetarium to witness spine-chilling tricks and treats of Spooky Skies. Spooky Skies takes viewers back to medieval Ireland to explore the roots of the Halloween holiday, then into the heavens to draw parallels between some celestial objects and famous monsters. What does a werewolf have on an inescapable Black Hole, or a noxious, deadly planet like Venus, or a crushing, dangerous supernova?

LASER LIGHT WAVES
WHEN: Saturday, October 15, 4 PM
Lasers illustrate songs by a variety of artists, including U2 and Moby.

 


LASER DARK SIDE OF THE MOON 
WHEN: Saturday, October 15, 8 PM
Songs include "Speak to Me," "Time," and "Brain Damaged."

 


FRIGHT LIGHT: FAMILY VERSION
WHEN: Saturdays, October 22 and 29, 4 PM
Features songs including "Alive" by Meatloaf and "Thriller" by Michael Jackson.

 


FRIGHT LIGHT: PG-13 VERSION
WHEN: Saturdays, October 22 and 29, 8 PM
Not recommended for young viewers or those easily scared!
Features songs including "Alive" by Meatloaf and "Thriller" by Michael Jackson, and "The Night Santa Went Crazy" by Weird Al.