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The Summer Constellation Show:


"Night SkyStories Over a Summer Campfire"

 Stars around a campfireSource:


Summer, more than any other season of the year, is a time for star-gazing.  Whether you are lucky enough to observe from a rural setting or find yourself looking skyward from a brightly lit town, this show is designed to help you become more familiar with the star patterns visible in the summer evenings. Share with us the glory of the celestial sphere as we look for ways to help identify them and remember the patterns they make.






Sunday, May 17,   2:00 p.m.
Tuesday, May 19,       7:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 21,      7:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 24,   2:00 p.m.
Tuesday, May 26,       7:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 28,      7:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 31,   2:00 p.m.
Tuesday, June 2,        7:00 p.m.
Thursday, June 4,       7:00 p.m.
Sunday, June 7,    2:00 p.m.
Tuesday, June 9,         7:00 p.m.
Thursday, June 11,      7:00 p.m.
Sunday, June 14,   2:00 p.m.
Tuesday, June 16,      7:00 p.m.
Thursday, June 18,     7:00 p.m.
Sunday, June 21,   2:00 p.m.
Tuesday, June 23,      7:00 p.m.
Thursday, June 25,    7:00 p.m.
Sunday June 28,   2:00 p.m.
Tuesday, June 30      7:00 p.m.
Thursday, July 2,        7:00 p.m.



Hardin Planetarium is wheelchair accessible. A ramp from State Street provides access to the building's main floor and the ground floor is accessible via double doors.

For other needs, please request accommodations at least 3 business days before your visit. 270-745-4044.



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