The Emil J. Volcheck Memorial Planetarium Series

Presented during the 2009 International Year of Astronomy marking the 400th anniversary of Galileo performing the first telescopic observations of the heavens

Mt Cuba Observatory will present digital planetarium shows to the general public.

SciDome Planetarium at Mount Cuba Astronomical Observatory

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Day    2009   Time    Title of Presentation                              -

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Sunday Mar  8 7:00 pm "Galileo's observations of 1609 re-enacted"        -

 

Sunday Apr  5 7:00 pm "Astronomy changes History - important historical  -

-                      events influenced by astronomical events"         -

 

Sunday Jun  7 7:00 pm "Eclipses, occultations, elongations, conjunctions -

-                      and other wondrous astronomical events"           -

 

Sunday Sep 20 7:00 pm "The Sky is the Limit"                             -

 

Sunday Oct 25 7:00 pm "Latest rising and earliest setting of the sun:    -

-                      the Equation of Time -

 

Sunday Nov 22 7:00 pm "Eclipses and Occultations for Jupiter             -

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Come join us and enjoy this show at our newly installed digital planetarium -- one of the first of its kind in the United States.

Seating is limited to about 15 people, so please reserve early!!

For reservations call 302-654-6407

 

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