November 27th, 2014
Waxing Crescent Moon
moon

Last Call…Are you Ready for the Transit of Venus?

Your calendar is marked for this, right? The Venus transit occurs tomorrow beginning around 4pm–that’s just one day before we experience the rarest of rare astronomical events. To make sure you are fully prepared, here’s a helpful list:

Callista Pearson

Transit of Venus Viewing Parties & Telescope Give-away

The Sun, Venus, and Earth will soon align for the “Transit of Venus,” and Clark Planetarium is gearing up for this rare planetary event. From an awesome give-away to viewing parties, we want to make sure that you are ready to…

Seth Jarvis

View the annular eclipse with us

As we have previously noted, we’re in for rare astronomical treat on the afternoon of Sunday, May 20th. 

Celebrate Astronomy Day

It’s that time of year again! Professional and amateur astronomers from across the nation will gather to celebrate Astronomy Day on Saturday, April 28, 2012.

Callista Pearson

“$1 for a Little Dipper” fundraiser

For a limited time Clark Planetarium will be holding “$1 for a Little Dipper” fundraiser. The money raised will support educational programs here at Clark Planetarium where we  serve over 85,000 Utah students each year.

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny & egg hunt

The Easter Bunny is hopping into Clark Planetarium! Join us Saturday, March 31, 2012 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. for breakfast, an Easter egg hunt and a special screening of Under the Sea 3D in the ATK IMAX Theatre.

Callista Pearson

Explore the night sky at REI

There’s nothing better than camping on a warm summer night and looking up at the stars. But have you wondered what are you really looking at? On February 28 at REI, a free program, Night Visions, will teach you to…

Mike Murray

Next “Gateway to the Stars” is February 11

This month’s installment of “Gateway to the Stars” will take place on Saturday, February 11 instead of the normal first Saturday of the month.

Callista Pearson

Santa, the Moon and a movie

Santa is making a visit to the Moon at Clark Planetarium! Join us Saturday, Dec. 10 for breakfast, a picture with Santa and a special screening of Arthur Christmas at the Megaplex 12 at The Gateway.

Callista Pearson

Super SciFi Celebration is Oct. 22

Join UEN and Clark Planetarium for a Super SciFi Celebration! This fun family event will include a special screening of the classic Plan 9 From Outer Space on Saturday, October 22 from noon to 3 p.m. at Clark Planetarium at the Gateway.