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Edelman Planetarium Shows for Kids in South Jersey

May 19 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, repeating until May 26, 2019

$2

For visitors with children 5-10 years old, we suggest our shorter family shows. They run about half an hour, do not include a live presentation and cost only $2 per person! Each month we play a different title.

Edelman Planetarium Show Schedule

Sundays in February, 2 p.m.- Cosmic Colors 

Cosmic Colors will take you on a wondrous journey across the entire electromagnetic spectrum.  Discover the many reasons for color—like why the sky is blue and why Mars is red. Take a tour within a plant leaf and journey inside the human eye. Investigate x-rays by voyaging to a monstrous black hole and then back at your doctor’s office.  You will even see the actual color of a dinosaur–based on recent evidence.  Get ready for an amazing adventure under a rainbow of cosmic light!

 

Sundays in March, 2 p.m. – Little Star That Could

An average star is born from a great cloud of gas and dust. We follow his journey through space, searching for planets and a name for himself. He encounters stars of all sizes and temperatures, including a hot blue star and the double stars Goldie and Sapphire, but none of them can give him any planets. Finally, the Milky Way speaks to him, and reveals where his planets have been hiding. His planets tell him all about themselves, and give him his special name.

 

Sundays April 7, and 14, 2 p.m. – One World, One Sky (Big Bird’s Adventure)

Young audience members will be thrilled when they find themselves on Sesame Street with their famous friends, Big Bird and Elmo. The fun begins when Elmo’s friend, Hu Hu Zhu, visits from China and the three of them take the audience on an exciting journey of discovery to learn about the Sun, stars, and Big Dipper. Elmo and Hu Hu Zhu blast off on an imaginary trip to the Moon and when they return home to Earth everyone discovers that, no matter where we live, we all share the same sky.

 

Sundays in May, 2 p.m. – Perfect Little Planet

Imagine the ultimate space vacation! What if you could travel the galaxy to find that ideal place? Discover our solar system through a new set of eyes – a family from another star system seeking the perfect vacation spot. Fly over the surface of Pluto, our best known Dwarf Planet. Dive over the ice cliffs of Miranda. Sail through the rings of Saturn. Feel the lightning storms at Jupiter. And walk on the surface of Mars. Which destination would you choose? This is the solar system journey for space travelers of all ages.

Details

Date:
May 19
Time:
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Cost:
$2
Event Category:
Website:
https://sites.rowan.edu/planetarium/currentshows/index.html#familyshows

Venue

Edelman Planetarium at Rowan University
Science Hall, 201 Mullica Hill Rd
Glassboro, NJ 08028 United States
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Phone:
856-256-4000
Website:
https://sites.rowan.edu/planetarium/index.html

Other

Registration Required
No
Indoor/Outdoor
Indoor

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