Lectures and Special Events
Winter Telescope Party
December 21, 2015
Join Steve Beyer and Ted Williams for a sneak peek at the celestial objects that will appear in our winter sky. Learn the techniques of observation from inside the Hayden Planetarium’s world-famous Space Theater using its state-of-the-art Zeiss Mark IX Star Projector. Weather permitting, head out to the Arthur Ross Terrace, where you can sip hot chocolate as you look through telescopes with members of the Amateur Astronomers Association.
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March 31, 2017
Join us after hours for an exclusive evening of family fun featuring interactive digital and physical games that challenge, entertain, and tease your brain.
April 1, 2017 - April 2, 2017
Learn about the tradition of poster art in Cuba and create a piece to take home.
April 13, 2017
Explore the merits of sea vs. space across a range of judging categories with aquanaut Fabien Cousteau and astronauts Mike Massimino and Don Pettit.
May 6, 2017
Bring your shells, rocks, insects, feathers, bones, and artifacts to the annual Identification Day.