Telescope Workshop at Rauch Planetarium January 3rd
The Rauch Planetarium in the Gheens Science Hall at the University of Louisville is hosting a free Star Gazing and Telescope Workshop on Friday, January 3rd from 7:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. This is a free to the public event that helps astronomy enthusiasts to enjoy the beauty of the skies while instructing new telescope users on useful beginner techniques.
Immediately following the telescope workshop at 8:00 p.m., children and adults can enjoy the first movie of the evening for $8 for everyone ages 13 and over, and $6 for seniors, children 12 and under and all University staff and faculty. All students with a valid student ID will also be admitted for $6.
The film “Perfect Little Planet” shows at 8:00 p.m., followed by the “Laser Retro” at 9:00 p.m. The film “Big” will show at 10:00 p.m. and then an adult favorite, “Laser Zeppelin” will be shown at 11:00 p.m. Families and friends that enjoy watching these astronomy related films in the comfort of the Planetarium can see a double feature for $15, with faculty and students with ID’s admitted for $11.
The Gheens Science Hall and Rauch Planetarium both offer a variety of free and paid family-friendly programs like the Star Gazing and Telescope Workshop on Friday, January 3rd from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. Afterwards, take a grand adventure in the galaxy by watching one of several films designed to showcase the wonders of the universe. These are educational and fun events that you don't want to miss!
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