Explore astronomy themes as a family! The engaging Star Families series is designed for children (ages 7-12) accompanied by their families.
Star Families also appeals to Scout troops, 4-H clubs and other organizations that involve children and parents learning together. Please note: Each child must be accompanied by his or her parent or guardian.
Fees: $5 per person ($4 per Morehead member)
Registration: Click on the “Register Now” link beside the program title.
Private Shows: Groups of 15 or more people may reserve a private showing of any Star Families program. This private show must occur on a date within one week before or after the date of the scheduled public program. Private show pricing applies. To reserve a private show, call Guest Relations at 919-962-1236 during regular business hours. You must reserve a private show at lest two weeks in advance.
Survival Skills Using the Sky
Saturday, June 14, 2014
Prepare for summer camping trips by learning how the sky provides you with a compass, clock and calendar.
Saturday, July 12, 2014
Learn to find and identify the stars, constellations and planets best seen in this season.
Greek Myths and Legends
Saturday, August 9, 2014
Many of the constellations we can see in our night sky appear as characters in Greek myths. You'll hear tales of monsters, animals, gods, heroes and princesses, and you'll learn how to identify the associated constellations.
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