Besser Museum for Northeast Michigan: Art - History - Science

Planetarium

Now Showing in the Sky Theater:
"Connecting the Dots"
2PM thru March

 planetarium

“Connecting the Dots” is a delightful educational show about some of the 88 constellations. A short orientation to the sky is followed by a journey through the ecliptic (Zodiac). Next, many other patterns including: a dragon, a dog, a bear, a swan, and even a princess with her present from Perseus become apparent as the dots (stars) are connected. Stories from long ago and news from today’s astronomers help make this show fun for all. Participation is encouraged.

 

 Check out some of these great astronomy links!!

http://www.kidsastronomy.com

www.astronomy2009.org

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Exhibit Schedule:

February – May in the Wilson Gallery

Collection of Antique Furniture Exhibit:

February – April in the Trelfa Gallery

Alpena Life Long Learner’s Camera Club Exhibit

February – May in the Center Gallery

Historical Michigan Map Exhibit

The  Paintings of Myrtle l. Longstreet

 

Public Shows

Saturdays at 2:00 p.m.

Admission: $3.00 for adults
$2.00 for students and seniors
children under 5 are free.

Special shows for groups can be arranged by calling 1-989-356-2202, Mondays through Saturdays.

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