Zacheis Planetarium will be closed during the summer. Free public movies will resume when classes start again the week of August 21.
Free public movies resume on Thursday, August 24. All shows are free and open to the public. Doors open 15 minutes before the first movie.
Click here for the fall semester movie schedule (pdf format):
Planetarium movie schedule Fall 2017
Movie descriptions can be found on our Movie Library page.
Fractal Explorations, an original production of Dr. Robert Astalos and Zacheis Planetarium, premiered on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. It was made using only free software available to everyone on the internet. You can read about it on our Fractal Explorations page, and you can check out a preview of the movie on YouTube: Fractal Explorations Preview.
Fractal Explorations is currently licensed in a dozen planetariums in the U.S., and one each in England, Belgium, and India.
See our Movie Library page for movie descriptions.If you would like to be placed on an email list to receive notices of upcoming planetarium and observatory shows and events, as well as interesting things to see in the night sky, drop me an email asking to be placed on the list: firstname.lastname@example.org