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Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University

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84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Friday, September 2018

Opening Weekend – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, September 7, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium at Youngstown State University will kick off the 2018-2019 season with a grand tour of our universe in real time. Audiences will have opportunities to influence where we travel and what we discover. Each show will be a new -and LIVE- experience! Shows are Friday, September 7 at 8pm and Saturday, September 8 at 2pm & 8pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30…

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Explore Our Universe LIVE! – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, September 14, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium at Youngstown State University presents Explore Our Universe LIVE! Audiences of this live show will embark on a grand tour of our universe in real time, with opportunities to influence where we travel and what we discover. Shows are Friday, September 14 & 21, at 8pm and Saturday, September 15 & 22, at 8pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time.…

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One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, September 15, 2018 @ 12:30 pm
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Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium at Youngstown State University presents One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure. Big Bird’s Adventure begins on Sesame Street when Elmo’s friend Hu Hu Zhu visits from China. Big Bird, Elmo, and Hu Hu Zhu take viewers on an exciting discovery of the Sun, Moon, and stars. They learn about the Big Dipper and the North Star and take an imaginary trip to the Moon.  Celebrate with Elmo and Hu Hu Zhu the idea that even though…

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Fall Skywatch – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, September 28, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium at Youngstown State University presents Fall Skywatch. The night sky changes with the seasons and so does the Skywatch program. This LIVE traditional star talk covers the current night sky, constellation lore, and current astronomical events. Shows are Friday, September 28 and Saturday, September 29, at 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information:…

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Friday, October 2018

Wizarding Weekend – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, October 5, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
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Join the Ward Beecher Planetarium at Youngstown State University for a magical weekend as they celebrate Harry Potter and the J.K. Rowling universe!  Learn about the night sky and how it relates to the wizarding world.  Test your knowledge for a chance to earn house points.  Who will win this year’s house cup?  Seating is first come, first seated. Shows are Friday, October 5 at 7:00pm and 8:30pm, and Saturday, October 6 at 12:30pm, 2:00pm, 7:00pm, and 8:30pm. All shows are free and…

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Nightlights – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, October 12, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium’s spooky and spectacular annual Halloween spectacular, Nightlights, has been going strong since 1974! You won’t believe your eyes or ears! COME IN COSTUME!  Great for all ages, although younger visitors might be scared of the loud music and dark. Shows are Friday, October 12, 19 & 26 at 8:00pm, and Saturday, October 13, 20 & 27 at 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show…

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Night-LITE – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, October 13, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium’s popular light and music extravaganza, presented in a fun, non-scary style, making this show ideal for all ages. COME IN COSTUME! Shows are Saturday, October 13, 20 & 27 at 2:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. Seating is first come, first seated. Parking Information: Limited street parking is available on Lincoln, Phelps, Hazel, and Wood Streets. Parking is also available…

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Friday, November 2018

Cosmic Castaways – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, November 2, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium at Youngstown State University presents Cosmic Castaways. There are places where the night sky has no constellations. No Orion, no Big Dipper, nothing but a few lonely, far away stars and a few faint, ghostly patches of light. Most stars lie within the crowded boundaries of galaxies, traveling with their brothers and sisters in a vast galactic family. But some find themselves on their own, deep within voids between the galaxies. These are the cosmic castaways. An…

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Earth, Moon and Sun – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, November 3, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium at Youngstown State University presents Earth, Moon and Sun. Coyote has a razor sharp wit, but he’s a little confused about what he sees in the sky. Join this amusing character (adapted from American Indian oral traditions) in a fast-paced and fun show that explores lunar phases, eclipses and other puzzles. Engaging and immersive, Earth, Moon & Sun also examines how humans learn through space exploration. Shows are Saturday, November 3, 10 & 17 at 2:00pm. All shows are free and…

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Cosmic Train Wrecks: When Galaxies Collide – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, November 9, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
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The lecture, Cosmic Train Wrecks: When Galaxies Collide, will be presented by Dr. Jillian Scudder, Oberlin College. Galaxies are not always solitary islands in a mostly-empty Universe - occasionally they find themselves with close neighbors. When the neighbors are close enough, gravity promises us a cosmic smash-up, with the two galaxies flung around each other to form a new galaxy. This process provides some of the most photogenic images, but what can we learn from this process?  Dr. Scudder will…

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Eyes Over Chile Skies – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, November 30, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium presents Eyes Over Chile Skies. This live program will focus on the impressive observatories in Chile, detailing the people who run them and the exciting discoveries uncovered from these world-class telescopes. This program will include a presentation of the night sky as seen from the Southern Hemisphere. Shows are Friday, November 30, at 8:00pm, and Saturday, December 1 at 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors…

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Saturday, December 2018

So You Want to Buy a Telescope – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, December 1, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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The Mahoning Valley Astronomical Society (MVAS) has been offering help and advice the past few years to telescope owners.  So You Want to Buy a Telescope returns on Saturday, December 1 to help you make wise choices when it comes to the purchase of your own telescope. Program will be held from 1-3pm.  Drop in anytime during the two hours. Parking Information: Limited street parking is available on Lincoln, Phelps, Hazel, and Wood Streets. Parking is also available in the Wick…

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Let It Snow – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, December 7, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium presents Let It Snow, a holiday music show celebrating the winter season. Artistic impressions of popular winter holiday music come to life on the dome transporting the entire family to a magical wonderland of music and light. Experience bells and reindeer, presents and cookies, snow and nutcrackers in colorful spectacles of fun! Shows are Friday, December 7, 14, & 21, at 8:00pm, and Saturday, December 8, 15, & 22, at 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public…

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The Alien Who Stole Christmas – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, December 8, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium presents The Alien Who Stole Christmas. Enjoy a tour of winter’s evening sky and then join jolly old Saint Nick and Mr. Freep as they explore the solar system’s planets and meet the Christmas Eve needs of their fictitious inhabitants. Shows are Saturday, December 8, & 15, at 2:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. Seating is first come, first seated.…

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Saturday, January 2019

So You Bought a Telescope – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, January 19, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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The Mahoning Valley Astronomical Society (MVAS) has been offering help and advice the past few years to telescope owners.  So You Bought a Telescope takes place on Saturday, January 19.  People are invited to bring their new scopes (and ones that have been gathering dust) and have one-on-one time with the MVAS experts. Program will be held from 1-3pm.  Drop in anytime during the two hours. Parking Information: Limited street parking is available on Lincoln, Phelps, Hazel, and Wood Streets. Parking is…

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Rock the Dome Weekend – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, January 25, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium's popular music shows return – but this year they use their new SkySkan Definiti Theater System to rock out!  ALL NEW shows from Queen, The Beatles, Pink Floyd and many, many more! Shows on Friday, January 25: 5:00pm Awesome Mix 6:00pm Rush 7:00pm The Beatles 8:00pm Queen 9:00pm Led Zeppelin 10:00pm Pink Floyd All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - seating is first come, first seated. Parking Information:…

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Rock the Dome Weekend – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, January 26, 2019 @ 1:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium's popular music shows return – but this year they use their new SkySkan Definiti Theater System to rock out!  ALL NEW shows from Queen, The Beatles, Pink Floyd and many, many more! Shows on Saturday, January 26: 1:00pm 90's Mix 2:30pm Awesome Mix 5:00pm 90's Mix 6:00pm Rush 7:00pm The Beatles 8:00pm Queen 9:00pm Led Zeppelin 10:00pm Pink Floyd All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - seating is…

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Friday, February 2019

Undiscovered Worlds – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, February 1, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium at Youngstown State University presents Undiscovered Worlds. Through the discovery of exoplanets — the hundreds of planets that have been found orbiting stars beyond the Sun — we have learned that our solar system is not alone in the universe and we have had to redefine our understanding of planets and solar systems. With new achievements like the Kepler Telescope and rapidly improving technology, the discovery of exoplanets puts us one step closer to the possibility…

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Cosmic Recipe – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, February 2, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium at Youngstown State University presents Cosmic Recipe. The famous astronomer Carl Sagan once said: “If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe.” Though that may sound crazy, Sagan was onto something BIG! Want to know what? Pull up a chair at our Planetarium’s Periodic Table and learn the cosmic recipes that created everything in our world – even us! Discover how the Big Bang and the stars have…

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Friday, March 2019

Lecture – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, March 1, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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Dr. Rajib Ganguly, University of Michigan-Flint, presents the lecture: How Many Ways Can A Black Hole Kill You? on Friday, March 1 at 8:00pm at the Ward Beecher Planetarium. Black holes lurk in the vastness of space. But unlike their Hollywood depictions, black holes don't go around devouring everything in sight. Nevertheless, they are still dangerous creatures, and best studied from afar. Join Professor Rajib Ganguly, Associate Chair of Physics and resident astronomer at the University of Michigan-Flint, as he ponders…

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One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, March 2, 2019 @ 12:30 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium at Youngstown State University presents One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure. Big Bird’s Adventure begins on Sesame Street when Elmo’s friend Hu Hu Zhu visits from China. Big Bird, Elmo, and Hu Hu Zhu take viewers on an exciting discovery of the Sun, Moon, and stars. They learn about the Big Dipper and the North Star and take an imaginary trip to the Moon.  Celebrate with Elmo and Hu Hu Zhu the idea that even though…

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Moons: Worlds of Mystery – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, March 2, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium at Youngstown State University presents Moons: Worlds of Mystery. When you consider the solar system, you often think of the Sun and its planets. But what about moons? What role do they play? Delve into what they look like and how they contribute to our knowledge of the solar system in Moons: Worlds of Mystery! It explores hundreds of these known satellites throughout the solar system, orbiting five other planets and even some asteroids and Kuiper Belt…

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Spring Skywatch – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, March 29, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium at Youngstown State University presents Spring Skywatch. The night sky changes with the seasons and so does the Skywatch program. This LIVE traditional star talk covers the current night sky, constellation lore, and current astronomical events. Shows are Friday, March 29, at 8:00pm; and Saturday, March 30 at 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information:…

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Sky Wars – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, March 30, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium at Youngstown State University presents Sky Wars. Follow the struggles as new discoveries alter our view of Earth and its place in the universe. Witness the connections and conflicts between astronomy and astrology. See how the Earth went from a flat place to a round world -- from a static, motionless home to a spinning, orbiting planet! Finally, voyage into the galaxy to glimpse how future discoveries might start new battles about the sky above. Shows are…

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Friday, April 2019

First and Farthest – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, April 5, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium at Youngstown State University presents First and Farthest. First and Farthest celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. From the first rockets, to the first man on the moon, this new show hails humanity's great accomplishments in the Space Race. This show will bring back memories for those who experienced the Space Race and inspire new generations to keep exploring our universe. Shows are Friday, April 5, 12, 19 & 26, at 8:00pm, Saturday, April…

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Friday, May 2019

Natural Selection – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, May 3, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium at Youngstown State University presents Natural Selection. They will join Darwin on his voyage with the HMS Beagle to the Galapagos Islands where he was inspired to develop his later theory of transmutation by natural selection. From the comfort of Down House in Kent, Darwin himself will explain the mechanism of natural selection to the audience, and support it by showing many beautiful examples in nature. The thrill of a scientific discovery, the adventure of science and the…

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The Little Star That Could – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, May 4, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium at Youngstown State University presents The Little Star That Could. A little star is born, and he's average. But there's nothing wrong with being average, as our little star discovers, especially if you want to have a planet with life! The program looks at different sizes and colors of stars and our solar system. Shows are Saturday, May 4, & 11, at 2:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations…

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Visitor Appreciation Weekend – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, May 17, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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As a big THANK YOU for a great year, you get an encore: vote for any of the shows on this year’s schedule, and they will run it one more time! Shows are Friday, May 17 at 8:00pm, and Saturday, May 18, at 2:00pm and 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information: Limited street parking is…

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Friday, September 2019

Opening Weekend LIVE! – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, September 13, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium will open the 2019-2020 season with an extra-special LIVE CONCERT! Local band MoonStation Burning will perform TRANSMISSION in the planetarium to special effects from the SkySkan Definiti Theater System and the ChromaCove Lighting! Shows are Friday, September 13 at 8:00pm, and Saturday, September 14, at 2:00pm and 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come,…

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Opening Weekend LIVE! – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, September 14, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium will open the 2019-2020 season with an extra-special LIVE CONCERT! Local band MoonStation Burning will perform TRANSMISSION in the planetarium to special effects from the SkySkan Definiti Theater System and the ChromaCove Lighting! Shows are Friday, September 13 at 8:00pm, and Saturday, September 14, at 2:00pm and 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come,…

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Opening Weekend LIVE! – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, September 14, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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The Ward Beecher Planetarium will open the 2019-2020 season with an extra-special LIVE CONCERT! Local band MoonStation Burning will perform TRANSMISSION in the planetarium to special effects from the SkySkan Definiti Theater System and the ChromaCove Lighting! Shows are Friday, September 13 at 8:00pm, and Saturday, September 14, at 2:00pm and 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come,…

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Explore Our Universe – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, September 20, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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Explore Our Universe

Join the Ward Beecher Planetarium on the Starship Ward Beecher as they embark on a grand tour of our universe real time, with opportunities to influence where they travel and what they discover. Shows are Friday, September 20 at 8:00pm, and Saturday, September 21, at 2:00pm and 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information:…

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Explore Our Universe – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, September 21, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
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Explore Our Universe

Join the Ward Beecher Planetarium on the Starship Ward Beecher as they embark on a grand tour of our universe real time, with opportunities to influence where they travel and what they discover. Shows are Friday, September 20 at 8:00pm, and Saturday, September 21, at 2:00pm and 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information:…

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Explore Our Universe – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, September 21, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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Explore Our Universe

Join the Ward Beecher Planetarium on the Starship Ward Beecher as they embark on a grand tour of our universe real time, with opportunities to influence where they travel and what they discover. Shows are Friday, September 20 at 8:00pm, and Saturday, September 21, at 2:00pm and 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information:…

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Fall Skywatch – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, September 27, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00pm, repeating until Saturday, September 28, 2019

One event on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Fall Skywatch

The night sky changes with the seasons and so does the Skywatch program. This LIVE traditional star talk covers the current night sky, constellation lore, and current astronomical events. Shows are Friday, September 27 at 8:00pm, and Saturday, September 28, at 2:00pm and 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information: Limited street parking is…

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Fall Skywatch – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, September 28, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 2:00pm, repeating until Saturday, September 28, 2019

One event on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Fall Skywatch

The night sky changes with the seasons and so does the Skywatch program. This LIVE traditional star talk covers the current night sky, constellation lore, and current astronomical events. Shows are Friday, September 27 at 8:00pm, and Saturday, September 28, at 2:00pm and 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information: Limited street parking is…

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Fall Skywatch – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, September 28, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00pm, repeating until Saturday, September 28, 2019

One event on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Fall Skywatch

The night sky changes with the seasons and so does the Skywatch program. This LIVE traditional star talk covers the current night sky, constellation lore, and current astronomical events. Shows are Friday, September 27 at 8:00pm, and Saturday, September 28, at 2:00pm and 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information: Limited street parking is…

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Friday, October 2019

Wizarding Weekend – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, October 4, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
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One event on Friday, October 4, 2019 at 8:30pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 8:30pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Wizarding Weekend

Join The Ward Beecher Planetarium for a magical weekend as they celebrate Harry Potter and the J.K. Rowling universe! Learn about the night sky and how it relates to the wizarding world. Test your knowledge for a chance to earn house points. Who will win this year’s house cup? Shows are Friday, October 4 at 7:00pm and 8:30pm; and Saturday, October 5 at 1:00pm, 2:30pm, 7:00pm and 8:30pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always…

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Wizarding Weekend – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, October 4, 2019 @ 8:30 pm
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One event on Friday, October 4, 2019 at 8:30pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 8:30pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 8:30pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Wizarding Weekend

Join The Ward Beecher Planetarium for a magical weekend as they celebrate Harry Potter and the J.K. Rowling universe! Learn about the night sky and how it relates to the wizarding world. Test your knowledge for a chance to earn house points. Who will win this year’s house cup? Shows are Friday, October 4 at 7:00pm and 8:30pm; and Saturday, October 5 at 1:00pm, 2:30pm, 7:00pm and 8:30pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always…

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Wizarding Weekend – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, October 5, 2019 @ 1:00 pm
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One event on Friday, October 4, 2019 at 8:30pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 8:30pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Wizarding Weekend

Join The Ward Beecher Planetarium for a magical weekend as they celebrate Harry Potter and the J.K. Rowling universe! Learn about the night sky and how it relates to the wizarding world. Test your knowledge for a chance to earn house points. Who will win this year’s house cup? Shows are Friday, October 4 at 7:00pm and 8:30pm; and Saturday, October 5 at 1:00pm, 2:30pm, 7:00pm and 8:30pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always…

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Wizarding Weekend – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, October 5, 2019 @ 2:30 pm
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One event on Friday, October 4, 2019 at 8:30pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 8:30pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Wizarding Weekend

Join The Ward Beecher Planetarium for a magical weekend as they celebrate Harry Potter and the J.K. Rowling universe! Learn about the night sky and how it relates to the wizarding world. Test your knowledge for a chance to earn house points. Who will win this year’s house cup? Shows are Friday, October 4 at 7:00pm and 8:30pm; and Saturday, October 5 at 1:00pm, 2:30pm, 7:00pm and 8:30pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always…

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Wizarding Weekend – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, October 5, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
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One event on Friday, October 4, 2019 at 8:30pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 8:30pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Wizarding Weekend

Join The Ward Beecher Planetarium for a magical weekend as they celebrate Harry Potter and the J.K. Rowling universe! Learn about the night sky and how it relates to the wizarding world. Test your knowledge for a chance to earn house points. Who will win this year’s house cup? Shows are Friday, October 4 at 7:00pm and 8:30pm; and Saturday, October 5 at 1:00pm, 2:30pm, 7:00pm and 8:30pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always…

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Wizarding Weekend – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, October 5, 2019 @ 8:30 pm
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One event on Friday, October 4, 2019 at 8:30pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 2:30pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 8:30pm

One event on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 8:30pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Wizarding Weekend

Join The Ward Beecher Planetarium for a magical weekend as they celebrate Harry Potter and the J.K. Rowling universe! Learn about the night sky and how it relates to the wizarding world. Test your knowledge for a chance to earn house points. Who will win this year’s house cup? Shows are Friday, October 4 at 7:00pm and 8:30pm; and Saturday, October 5 at 1:00pm, 2:30pm, 7:00pm and 8:30pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always…

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Nightlights – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, October 11, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, October 26, 2019

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Nightlights

The Ward Beecher Planetarium’s spooky and spectacular annual Halloween spectacular has been going strong since 1974! You won’t believe your eyes or ears! COME IN COSTUME! Great for all ages, although younger visitors might be scared of the loud music and dark. Shows are Friday, October 11, 18, and 25 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, October 12, 19, and 26 at 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors…

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Night-LITE – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, October 12, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, October 26, 2019

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Night - LITE

It is the Ward Beecher Planetarium's popular light and music extravaganza, presented in a fun, non-scary style, making this show ideal for all ages. COME IN COSTUME! Shows are Saturday, October 12, 19, and 26 at 2:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information: Limited street parking is available on Lincoln, Phelps, Hazel, and Wood…

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Nightlights – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, October 12, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, October 26, 2019

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Nightlights

The Ward Beecher Planetarium’s spooky and spectacular annual Halloween spectacular has been going strong since 1974! You won’t believe your eyes or ears! COME IN COSTUME! Great for all ages, although younger visitors might be scared of the loud music and dark. Shows are Friday, October 11, 18, and 25 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, October 12, 19, and 26 at 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors…

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Nightlights – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, October 18, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, October 26, 2019

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Nightlights

The Ward Beecher Planetarium’s spooky and spectacular annual Halloween spectacular has been going strong since 1974! You won’t believe your eyes or ears! COME IN COSTUME! Great for all ages, although younger visitors might be scared of the loud music and dark. Shows are Friday, October 11, 18, and 25 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, October 12, 19, and 26 at 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors…

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Night-LITE – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, October 19, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, October 26, 2019

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Night - LITE

It is the Ward Beecher Planetarium's popular light and music extravaganza, presented in a fun, non-scary style, making this show ideal for all ages. COME IN COSTUME! Shows are Saturday, October 12, 19, and 26 at 2:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information: Limited street parking is available on Lincoln, Phelps, Hazel, and Wood…

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Nightlights – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, October 19, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, October 26, 2019

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Nightlights

The Ward Beecher Planetarium’s spooky and spectacular annual Halloween spectacular has been going strong since 1974! You won’t believe your eyes or ears! COME IN COSTUME! Great for all ages, although younger visitors might be scared of the loud music and dark. Shows are Friday, October 11, 18, and 25 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, October 12, 19, and 26 at 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors…

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Nightlights – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, October 25, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, October 26, 2019

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Nightlights

The Ward Beecher Planetarium’s spooky and spectacular annual Halloween spectacular has been going strong since 1974! You won’t believe your eyes or ears! COME IN COSTUME! Great for all ages, although younger visitors might be scared of the loud music and dark. Shows are Friday, October 11, 18, and 25 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, October 12, 19, and 26 at 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors…

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Night-LITE – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, October 26, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, October 26, 2019

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Night - LITE

It is the Ward Beecher Planetarium's popular light and music extravaganza, presented in a fun, non-scary style, making this show ideal for all ages. COME IN COSTUME! Shows are Saturday, October 12, 19, and 26 at 2:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information: Limited street parking is available on Lincoln, Phelps, Hazel, and Wood…

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Nightlights – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, October 26, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, October 26, 2019

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Nightlights

The Ward Beecher Planetarium’s spooky and spectacular annual Halloween spectacular has been going strong since 1974! You won’t believe your eyes or ears! COME IN COSTUME! Great for all ages, although younger visitors might be scared of the loud music and dark. Shows are Friday, October 11, 18, and 25 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, October 12, 19, and 26 at 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors…

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Friday, November 2019

Undiscovered Worlds – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, November 1, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 23, 2019

One event on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Undiscovered Worlds

Through the discovery of exoplanets — the hundreds of planets that have been found orbiting stars beyond the Sun — we have learned that our solar system is not alone in the universe and we have had to redefine our understanding of planets and solar systems. With new achievements like the Kepler Telescope and rapidly improving technology, the discovery of exoplanets puts us one step closer to the possibility of finding an Earth-like world. How will this change how we…

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One World, One Sky – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, November 2, 2019 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 16, 2019

One event on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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One World One Sky

Big Bird’s Adventure begins on Sesame Street when Elmo’s friend Hu Hu Zhu visits from China. Big Bird, Elmo, and Hu Hu Zhu take viewers on an exciting discovery of the Sun, Moon, and stars. They learn about the Big Dipper and the North Star and take an imaginary trip to the Moon. Celebrate with Elmo and Hu Hu Zhu the idea that even though we live in different countries, we still share the same sky. Please note, no star…

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One World, One Sky – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, November 2, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 16, 2019

One event on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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One World One Sky

Big Bird’s Adventure begins on Sesame Street when Elmo’s friend Hu Hu Zhu visits from China. Big Bird, Elmo, and Hu Hu Zhu take viewers on an exciting discovery of the Sun, Moon, and stars. They learn about the Big Dipper and the North Star and take an imaginary trip to the Moon. Celebrate with Elmo and Hu Hu Zhu the idea that even though we live in different countries, we still share the same sky. Please note, no star…

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Undiscovered Worlds – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, November 2, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 23, 2019

One event on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Undiscovered Worlds

Through the discovery of exoplanets — the hundreds of planets that have been found orbiting stars beyond the Sun — we have learned that our solar system is not alone in the universe and we have had to redefine our understanding of planets and solar systems. With new achievements like the Kepler Telescope and rapidly improving technology, the discovery of exoplanets puts us one step closer to the possibility of finding an Earth-like world. How will this change how we…

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Undiscovered Worlds – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, November 8, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 23, 2019

One event on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
+ Google Map
Undiscovered Worlds

Through the discovery of exoplanets — the hundreds of planets that have been found orbiting stars beyond the Sun — we have learned that our solar system is not alone in the universe and we have had to redefine our understanding of planets and solar systems. With new achievements like the Kepler Telescope and rapidly improving technology, the discovery of exoplanets puts us one step closer to the possibility of finding an Earth-like world. How will this change how we…

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One World, One Sky – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, November 9, 2019 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 16, 2019

One event on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
+ Google Map
One World One Sky

Big Bird’s Adventure begins on Sesame Street when Elmo’s friend Hu Hu Zhu visits from China. Big Bird, Elmo, and Hu Hu Zhu take viewers on an exciting discovery of the Sun, Moon, and stars. They learn about the Big Dipper and the North Star and take an imaginary trip to the Moon. Celebrate with Elmo and Hu Hu Zhu the idea that even though we live in different countries, we still share the same sky. Please note, no star…

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One World, One Sky – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, November 9, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 16, 2019

One event on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
+ Google Map
One World One Sky

Big Bird’s Adventure begins on Sesame Street when Elmo’s friend Hu Hu Zhu visits from China. Big Bird, Elmo, and Hu Hu Zhu take viewers on an exciting discovery of the Sun, Moon, and stars. They learn about the Big Dipper and the North Star and take an imaginary trip to the Moon. Celebrate with Elmo and Hu Hu Zhu the idea that even though we live in different countries, we still share the same sky. Please note, no star…

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Undiscovered Worlds – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, November 9, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 23, 2019

One event on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
+ Google Map
Undiscovered Worlds

Through the discovery of exoplanets — the hundreds of planets that have been found orbiting stars beyond the Sun — we have learned that our solar system is not alone in the universe and we have had to redefine our understanding of planets and solar systems. With new achievements like the Kepler Telescope and rapidly improving technology, the discovery of exoplanets puts us one step closer to the possibility of finding an Earth-like world. How will this change how we…

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Lecture: Size Isn’t Everything (For Telescopes)

Friday, November 15, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Ward-Beecher-Planetarium

Presented by Moiya McTier, Columbia University. Large telescope facilities cost billions in both time and money to construct and maintain, so why do we have so many of them? In this talk, Moiya will tell you what it is about different telescopes that make them better or worse suited for different areas of research. Lecture is free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to lecture time. First…

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One World, One Sky – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, November 16, 2019 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 16, 2019

One event on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
+ Google Map
One World One Sky

Big Bird’s Adventure begins on Sesame Street when Elmo’s friend Hu Hu Zhu visits from China. Big Bird, Elmo, and Hu Hu Zhu take viewers on an exciting discovery of the Sun, Moon, and stars. They learn about the Big Dipper and the North Star and take an imaginary trip to the Moon. Celebrate with Elmo and Hu Hu Zhu the idea that even though we live in different countries, we still share the same sky. Please note, no star…

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One World, One Sky – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, November 16, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 16, 2019

One event on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
+ Google Map
One World One Sky

Big Bird’s Adventure begins on Sesame Street when Elmo’s friend Hu Hu Zhu visits from China. Big Bird, Elmo, and Hu Hu Zhu take viewers on an exciting discovery of the Sun, Moon, and stars. They learn about the Big Dipper and the North Star and take an imaginary trip to the Moon. Celebrate with Elmo and Hu Hu Zhu the idea that even though we live in different countries, we still share the same sky. Please note, no star…

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Undiscovered Worlds – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, November 16, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 23, 2019

One event on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
+ Google Map
Undiscovered Worlds

Through the discovery of exoplanets — the hundreds of planets that have been found orbiting stars beyond the Sun — we have learned that our solar system is not alone in the universe and we have had to redefine our understanding of planets and solar systems. With new achievements like the Kepler Telescope and rapidly improving technology, the discovery of exoplanets puts us one step closer to the possibility of finding an Earth-like world. How will this change how we…

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Undiscovered Worlds – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, November 22, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 23, 2019

One event on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
+ Google Map
Undiscovered Worlds

Through the discovery of exoplanets — the hundreds of planets that have been found orbiting stars beyond the Sun — we have learned that our solar system is not alone in the universe and we have had to redefine our understanding of planets and solar systems. With new achievements like the Kepler Telescope and rapidly improving technology, the discovery of exoplanets puts us one step closer to the possibility of finding an Earth-like world. How will this change how we…

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Undiscovered Worlds – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, November 23, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 23, 2019

One event on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
+ Google Map
Undiscovered Worlds

Through the discovery of exoplanets — the hundreds of planets that have been found orbiting stars beyond the Sun — we have learned that our solar system is not alone in the universe and we have had to redefine our understanding of planets and solar systems. With new achievements like the Kepler Telescope and rapidly improving technology, the discovery of exoplanets puts us one step closer to the possibility of finding an Earth-like world. How will this change how we…

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So You Want To Buy A Telescope?

Saturday, November 23, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Ward-Beecher-Planetarium

Experts from the Mahoning Valley Astronomical Society (MVAS) will join The Ward Beecher Planetarium to offer help and advice to telescope owners. So You Want to Buy a Telescope returns on Saturday, November 23 to help you make wise choices when it comes to the purchase of your own telescope. So You Got a Telescope takes place on Saturday, January 18. People are invited to bring their new scopes (and ones that have been gathering dust) and have one-on-one time…

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Undiscovered Worlds – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, November 23, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, November 23, 2019

One event on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Undiscovered Worlds

Through the discovery of exoplanets — the hundreds of planets that have been found orbiting stars beyond the Sun — we have learned that our solar system is not alone in the universe and we have had to redefine our understanding of planets and solar systems. With new achievements like the Kepler Telescope and rapidly improving technology, the discovery of exoplanets puts us one step closer to the possibility of finding an Earth-like world. How will this change how we…

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Friday, December 2019

Let It Snow! – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, December 6, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, December 21, 2019

One event on Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Let It Snow

A holiday music show celebrating the winter season. Artistic impressions of popular winter holiday music come to life on the dome transporting the entire family to a magical wonderland of music and light. Experience bells and reindeer, presents and cookies, snow and nutcrackers in colorful spectacles of fun! Shows are Friday, December 6, 13, and 20 at 8:00pm; Saturday, December 7, and 14 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, December 21 at 2:00pm and 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to…

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The Alien Who Stole Christmas – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, December 7, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, December 14, 2019

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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The Alien Who Stole Christmas

Enjoy a tour of winter’s evening sky then join jolly-old Saint Nick and Mr. Freep as they explore the solar system’s planets and meet the Christmas Eve needs of their fictitious inhabitants. Shows are Saturday, December 7, and 14 at 2:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information: Limited street parking is available on Lincoln,…

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Let It Snow! – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, December 7, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, December 21, 2019

One event on Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Let It Snow

A holiday music show celebrating the winter season. Artistic impressions of popular winter holiday music come to life on the dome transporting the entire family to a magical wonderland of music and light. Experience bells and reindeer, presents and cookies, snow and nutcrackers in colorful spectacles of fun! Shows are Friday, December 6, 13, and 20 at 8:00pm; Saturday, December 7, and 14 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, December 21 at 2:00pm and 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to…

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Let It Snow! – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, December 13, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, December 21, 2019

One event on Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Let It Snow

A holiday music show celebrating the winter season. Artistic impressions of popular winter holiday music come to life on the dome transporting the entire family to a magical wonderland of music and light. Experience bells and reindeer, presents and cookies, snow and nutcrackers in colorful spectacles of fun! Shows are Friday, December 6, 13, and 20 at 8:00pm; Saturday, December 7, and 14 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, December 21 at 2:00pm and 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to…

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The Alien Who Stole Christmas – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, December 14, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, December 14, 2019

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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The Alien Who Stole Christmas

Enjoy a tour of winter’s evening sky then join jolly-old Saint Nick and Mr. Freep as they explore the solar system’s planets and meet the Christmas Eve needs of their fictitious inhabitants. Shows are Saturday, December 7, and 14 at 2:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information: Limited street parking is available on Lincoln,…

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Let It Snow! – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, December 14, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, December 21, 2019

One event on Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Let It Snow

A holiday music show celebrating the winter season. Artistic impressions of popular winter holiday music come to life on the dome transporting the entire family to a magical wonderland of music and light. Experience bells and reindeer, presents and cookies, snow and nutcrackers in colorful spectacles of fun! Shows are Friday, December 6, 13, and 20 at 8:00pm; Saturday, December 7, and 14 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, December 21 at 2:00pm and 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to…

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Let It Snow! – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, December 20, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, December 21, 2019

One event on Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Let It Snow

A holiday music show celebrating the winter season. Artistic impressions of popular winter holiday music come to life on the dome transporting the entire family to a magical wonderland of music and light. Experience bells and reindeer, presents and cookies, snow and nutcrackers in colorful spectacles of fun! Shows are Friday, December 6, 13, and 20 at 8:00pm; Saturday, December 7, and 14 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, December 21 at 2:00pm and 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to…

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Let It Snow! – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, December 21, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, December 21, 2019

One event on Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Let It Snow

A holiday music show celebrating the winter season. Artistic impressions of popular winter holiday music come to life on the dome transporting the entire family to a magical wonderland of music and light. Experience bells and reindeer, presents and cookies, snow and nutcrackers in colorful spectacles of fun! Shows are Friday, December 6, 13, and 20 at 8:00pm; Saturday, December 7, and 14 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, December 21 at 2:00pm and 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to…

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Let It Snow! – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, December 21, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, December 21, 2019

One event on Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Let It Snow

A holiday music show celebrating the winter season. Artistic impressions of popular winter holiday music come to life on the dome transporting the entire family to a magical wonderland of music and light. Experience bells and reindeer, presents and cookies, snow and nutcrackers in colorful spectacles of fun! Shows are Friday, December 6, 13, and 20 at 8:00pm; Saturday, December 7, and 14 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, December 21 at 2:00pm and 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to…

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Saturday, January 2020

So You Bought A Telescope?

Saturday, January 18, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Experts from the Mahoning Valley Astronomical Society (MVAS) will join The Ward Beecher Planetarium to offer help and advice to telescope owners. So You Got a Telescope takes place on Saturday, January 18. People are invited to bring their new scopes (and ones that have been gathering dust) and have one-on-one time with the MVAS experts. Program will be held from 3-5pm. Drop in anytime during the two hours. Parking Information: Limited street parking is available on Lincoln, Phelps, Hazel,…

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Rock the Dome Weekend – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, January 24, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Rock the Dome Weekend

The Ward Beecher Planetarium's popular music shows return using the SkySkan Definiti Theater System to rock out! Some favorites return, plus BRAND NEW shows as well! Shows Friday, January 24 are: 5:00pm - For Those About to Rock A Salute to Classic Rock! For Those About To Rock - AC/DC; Barracuda - Heart; Any Way You Want It - Journey; Rock You Like A Hurricane - Scorpions; Dream On - Aerosmith; China Grove - The Doobie Brothers; Slow Ride -…

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Rock the Dome Weekend – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, January 25, 2020 @ 2:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Rock the Dome Weekend

The Ward Beecher Planetarium's popular music shows return using the SkySkan Definiti Theater System to rock out! Some favorites return, plus BRAND NEW shows as well! Shows Friday, January 24 are: 5:00pm - For Those About to Rock A Salute to Classic Rock! For Those About To Rock - AC/DC; Barracuda - Heart; Any Way You Want It - Journey; Rock You Like A Hurricane - Scorpions; Dream On - Aerosmith; China Grove - The Doobie Brothers; Slow Ride -…

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Winter Skywatch – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, January 31, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00pm, repeating until Saturday, February 1, 2020

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Winter Skywatch

The night sky changes with the seasons and so does the Skywatch program. This LIVE traditional star talk covers the current night sky, constellation lore, and current astronomical events. Shows are Friday, January 31 at 8:00pm, and Saturday, February 1 at 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information: Limited street parking is available on…

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Saturday, February 2020

Explore Our Solar System – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, February 1, 2020 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, February 15, 2020

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Ward-Beecher-Planetarium

Join The Ward Beecher Planetarium on the Starship Ward Beecher as they explore our solar system in real time, with opportunities to influence where we travel and what we discover. Shows are Saturday, February 1, 8, and 15 at 2:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information: Limited street parking is available on Lincoln, Phelps,…

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Winter Skywatch – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, February 1, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00pm, repeating until Saturday, February 1, 2020

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Winter Skywatch

The night sky changes with the seasons and so does the Skywatch program. This LIVE traditional star talk covers the current night sky, constellation lore, and current astronomical events. Shows are Friday, January 31 at 8:00pm, and Saturday, February 1 at 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information: Limited street parking is available on…

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One Day On Mars – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, February 7, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, February 22, 2020

One event on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Ward-Beecher-Planetarium

Join the expedition to Mars and enjoy a thrilling immersive experience. You’ll dive into the depths of seemingly bottomless canyons and brave the violent winds that sweep across the Red Planet’s icy dunes. “One Day … on Mars” will take you to a world that mankind could well visit in just a few decades in our ongoing search for life. Shows are Friday, February 7, 14, and 21 at 8:00pm; Saturday, February 8, and 15 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, February…

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Explore Our Solar System – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, February 8, 2020 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, February 15, 2020

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Ward-Beecher-Planetarium

Join The Ward Beecher Planetarium on the Starship Ward Beecher as they explore our solar system in real time, with opportunities to influence where we travel and what we discover. Shows are Saturday, February 1, 8, and 15 at 2:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information: Limited street parking is available on Lincoln, Phelps,…

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One Day On Mars – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, February 8, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, February 22, 2020

One event on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Ward-Beecher-Planetarium

Join the expedition to Mars and enjoy a thrilling immersive experience. You’ll dive into the depths of seemingly bottomless canyons and brave the violent winds that sweep across the Red Planet’s icy dunes. “One Day … on Mars” will take you to a world that mankind could well visit in just a few decades in our ongoing search for life. Shows are Friday, February 7, 14, and 21 at 8:00pm; Saturday, February 8, and 15 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, February…

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One Day On Mars – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, February 14, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, February 22, 2020

One event on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Ward-Beecher-Planetarium

Join the expedition to Mars and enjoy a thrilling immersive experience. You’ll dive into the depths of seemingly bottomless canyons and brave the violent winds that sweep across the Red Planet’s icy dunes. “One Day … on Mars” will take you to a world that mankind could well visit in just a few decades in our ongoing search for life. Shows are Friday, February 7, 14, and 21 at 8:00pm; Saturday, February 8, and 15 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, February…

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Explore Our Solar System – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, February 15, 2020 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, February 15, 2020

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Ward-Beecher-Planetarium

Join The Ward Beecher Planetarium on the Starship Ward Beecher as they explore our solar system in real time, with opportunities to influence where we travel and what we discover. Shows are Saturday, February 1, 8, and 15 at 2:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information: Limited street parking is available on Lincoln, Phelps,…

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One Day On Mars – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, February 15, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, February 22, 2020

One event on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Ward-Beecher-Planetarium

Join the expedition to Mars and enjoy a thrilling immersive experience. You’ll dive into the depths of seemingly bottomless canyons and brave the violent winds that sweep across the Red Planet’s icy dunes. “One Day … on Mars” will take you to a world that mankind could well visit in just a few decades in our ongoing search for life. Shows are Friday, February 7, 14, and 21 at 8:00pm; Saturday, February 8, and 15 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, February…

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One Day On Mars – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, February 21, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, February 22, 2020

One event on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Ward-Beecher-Planetarium

Join the expedition to Mars and enjoy a thrilling immersive experience. You’ll dive into the depths of seemingly bottomless canyons and brave the violent winds that sweep across the Red Planet’s icy dunes. “One Day … on Mars” will take you to a world that mankind could well visit in just a few decades in our ongoing search for life. Shows are Friday, February 7, 14, and 21 at 8:00pm; Saturday, February 8, and 15 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, February…

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One Day On Mars – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, February 22, 2020 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, February 22, 2020

One event on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Ward-Beecher-Planetarium

Join the expedition to Mars and enjoy a thrilling immersive experience. You’ll dive into the depths of seemingly bottomless canyons and brave the violent winds that sweep across the Red Planet’s icy dunes. “One Day … on Mars” will take you to a world that mankind could well visit in just a few decades in our ongoing search for life. Shows are Friday, February 7, 14, and 21 at 8:00pm; Saturday, February 8, and 15 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, February…

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One Day On Mars – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, February 22, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, February 22, 2020

One event on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Ward-Beecher-Planetarium

Join the expedition to Mars and enjoy a thrilling immersive experience. You’ll dive into the depths of seemingly bottomless canyons and brave the violent winds that sweep across the Red Planet’s icy dunes. “One Day … on Mars” will take you to a world that mankind could well visit in just a few decades in our ongoing search for life. Shows are Friday, February 7, 14, and 21 at 8:00pm; Saturday, February 8, and 15 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, February…

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Explore Our Universe – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Friday, February 28, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00pm, repeating until Saturday, February 29, 2020

One event on Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Explore Our Universe

Join the Ward Beecher Planetarium on the Starship Ward Beecher as they embark on a grand tour of our universe real time, with opportunities to influence where they travel and what they discover. Shows are Friday, February 28 at 8:00pm, and Saturday, February 29 at 2:00pm and 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information:…

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Explore Our Universe – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, February 29, 2020 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 2:00pm, repeating until Saturday, February 29, 2020

One event on Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Explore Our Universe

Join the Ward Beecher Planetarium on the Starship Ward Beecher as they embark on a grand tour of our universe real time, with opportunities to influence where they travel and what they discover. Shows are Friday, February 28 at 8:00pm, and Saturday, February 29 at 2:00pm and 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information:…

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Explore Our Universe – Ward Beecher Planetarium

Saturday, February 29, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00pm, repeating until Saturday, February 29, 2020

One event on Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 2:00pm

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Explore Our Universe

Join the Ward Beecher Planetarium on the Starship Ward Beecher as they embark on a grand tour of our universe real time, with opportunities to influence where they travel and what they discover. Shows are Friday, February 28 at 8:00pm, and Saturday, February 29 at 2:00pm and 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information:…

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Friday, April 2020

Spring Skywatch – Ward Beecher Planetarium – CANCELED

Friday, April 3, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00pm, repeating until Saturday, April 4, 2020

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Ward-Beecher-Planetarium

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. The night sky changes with the seasons and so does the Skywatch program. This LIVE traditional star talk covers the current night sky, constellation lore, and current astronomical events. Shows are Friday, April 3 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, April 4 at 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information: Limited…

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One World, One Sky – Ward Beecher Planetarium – CANCELED

Saturday, April 4, 2020 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, April 18, 2020

One event on Saturday, April 4, 2020 at 2:00pm

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, April 18, 2020

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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One World One Sky

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. Big Bird’s Adventure begins on Sesame Street when Elmo’s friend Hu Hu Zhu visits from China. Big Bird, Elmo, and Hu Hu Zhu take viewers on an exciting discovery of the Sun, Moon, and stars. They learn about the Big Dipper and the North Star and take an imaginary trip to the Moon. Celebrate with Elmo and Hu Hu Zhu the idea that even though we live in different countries, we still share the same…

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One World, One Sky – Ward Beecher Planetarium – CANCELED

Saturday, April 4, 2020 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, April 18, 2020

One event on Saturday, April 4, 2020 at 2:00pm

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, April 18, 2020

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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One World One Sky

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. Big Bird’s Adventure begins on Sesame Street when Elmo’s friend Hu Hu Zhu visits from China. Big Bird, Elmo, and Hu Hu Zhu take viewers on an exciting discovery of the Sun, Moon, and stars. They learn about the Big Dipper and the North Star and take an imaginary trip to the Moon. Celebrate with Elmo and Hu Hu Zhu the idea that even though we live in different countries, we still share the same…

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Spring Skywatch – Ward Beecher Planetarium – CANCELED

Saturday, April 4, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00pm, repeating until Saturday, April 4, 2020

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Ward-Beecher-Planetarium

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. The night sky changes with the seasons and so does the Skywatch program. This LIVE traditional star talk covers the current night sky, constellation lore, and current astronomical events. Shows are Friday, April 3 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, April 4 at 8:00pm. All shows are free and open to the public (donations are always appreciated). No reservations are needed - doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. First come, first seated! Parking Information: Limited…

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STARS – Ward Beecher Planetarium – CANCELED

Friday, April 10, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, April 18, 2020

Ward Beecher Planetarium – Youngstown State University, 84 Lincoln Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44503 United States
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Ward-Beecher-Planetarium

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. STARS focuses on the lives of the stars, how they are born, how they die, and how human understanding of the stars has changed over time. From Native Americans to Newton, from the electromagnetic spectrum to Einstein, audiences will explore nebulae, star clusters, pulsars, black holes, and more. The program features the voice talent of Mark Hamill. Shows are Friday, April 10, and 17 at 8:00pm; and Saturday, April 11, and 18 at 8:00pm. All…

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