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2014

 

Three Rivers Festival Public Programs

Our next public programs will be held the weekends of Three Rivers Festival, July 11-19, 2014

Programs for Grade 5 thru adults will be held in the evening.
Our Family Matinee programs for children (pre-K thru Grade 4) and their adult friends will be held in the afternoon.

Friday, July 11, 7:00 p.m. - The Explorers of Polynesia

Saturday, July 12, 3:30 p.m. - Family Matinee - A Solar System Adventure Tour
     (Grades 3-4 and their adult friends)
Saturday, July 12, 7:00 p.m. - The Planets

Sunday, July 13, 3:30 p.m. - Family Matinee - Zubenelgenubi's Magical Sky
    
(PreK-1st Grade and their adult friends)
Sunday, July 13, 7:00 p.m. - Aurora

Friday, July 18, 3:30 p.m. - Family Matinee - Larry Cat in Space
    
(Grade K-4 and their adult friends)
Friday, July 18, 7:00 p.m. - The Planets

Saturday, July 19, 3:30 p.m. - Family Matinee - Larry Cat in Space
    
(Grades K-4 and their Adult Friends)

Updated 6/13/2014

 

 

General Public Planetarium Program information

Please arrive approximately 15 minutes early. Early arrivals will be seated in the adjacent auditorium until the show stars.  All shows include a formal multi-media show and staff-led tour of the night sky.  Please allow 90 minutes for planetarium shows.  You should plan on purchasing tickets at the door before program begins. 

No target age, however young children must be able to sit quietly in the dark.

No admittance after program starts.

Planetarium Program Public Show Admission

Purchase tickets at the door.

Please arrive prior to program time to avoid congestion in the hallway. No admittance to anyone after the start time. Please allow 90 minutes for planetarium shows.

Early arrivals will be seated in the adjacent auditorium until the show starts. All planetarium shows include a live presentation by a member of our planetarium staff to help you find objects currently visible in the Fort Wayne night sky. Weather and sky conditions permitting, evening shows may offer an optional outside sky watching experience.

To schedule your private group program, or for more information regarding our programs, including planetarium location, please contact Kathleen at 260-399-7700, ext. 8211 or by email klotter@sf.edu.

The Edwin Clark Schouweiler Memorial Planetarium is located at The University of Saint Francis in Achatz Hall of Science.

Updated 07/8/2014