“A Star Shines the Brightest” Fundraiser with Astronaut Story Musgrave

Celebrate the stars in April 2014 with Clark Planetarium. On April 17, 2014, Clark Planetarium will host its A Star Shines the Brightest fundraiser, with six-time shuttle astronaut Story Musgrave as our keynote speaker. Dr. Musgrave was a NASA astronaut for over 30 years who worked on both the Hubble Space Telescope and the International Space Station. He has seven graduate degrees and has been awarded over 20 honorary doctorates. He is a true star many times over.

photo credit: NASA - Story Musgrave in 1983

photo credit: NASA – Story Musgrave in 1983

A Star Shines the Brightest Fundraiser will be held at the Rice Eccles Tower on the University of Utah campus.


5:30 pm – Registration

6:00 pm – Reception & Silent Auction

7:00 pm – Dinner

8:15 pm – Program & Live Auction

9:45 – 10:30 pm – Star Party (Weather Permitting)

Buy Tickets

Tickets are $115/per person. Clark Planetarium members can purchase tickets for $85/per person.

Clark Planetarium relies upon the support of individuals, corporations, and foundations to help us create and present enlightening experiences to the 400,000 visitors and school children we serve annually, and we would like to invite you to help us fulfill our mission. Proceeds from this event go directly to our educational science programming.

For questions or more information about general tickets please contact Carl Malaret at cmalaret@slco.org or 385-468-1223. For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Lindsie Smith at lasmith@slco.org or 385-468-1224.


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3 thoughts on ““A Star Shines the Brightest” Fundraiser with Astronaut Story Musgrave

  1. Hello, my name is Myke Dy and I am a Manager of Business Development for Visage Salon Studios. We would like to donate items to your silent auction if you are still taking items. Please let me know asap so I can get some gift certificates to you.

    Thank you
    Myke Dy

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