Calendar

Calendar

For detailed descriptions of all entries, please see Monthly Events tab.

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Friendly Forest Fall Festival 11:00 am
Friendly Forest Fall Festival
Oct 1 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
 
Noon show: “Back to the Moon for Good” 12:00 pm
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 1 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Weather in the Solar System” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “From Earth to the Universe” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “From Earth to the Universe” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 1 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “From Earth to the Universe” Cross time and cultures to see the Universe! Each show is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local skies this month.[...]
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Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 2 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
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PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 3 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 3 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 3 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 4 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 4 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 4 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 5 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 5 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 5 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
Calusa Herpetological Society Monthly Meeting 7:00 pm
Calusa Herpetological Society Monthly Meeting
Oct 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Meeting is held in the Iona House. Non-members pay $3 at the door. Dedicated to education, conservation and enjoyment of reptiles and amphibians. For details of this month’s meeting, please see http://calusanature.org/events
Southwest Florida Astronomical Society Monthly Meeting 7:30 pm
Southwest Florida Astronomical Society Monthly Meeting
Oct 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Open to the public.  Meetings are held in the Planetarium. Formed to educate the public, school children and scouts about the wonders of the night sky!  For details/specifics of this month’s meeting and speaker topic, please see http://calusanature.org/events (Monthly Events tab), and scroll down to the first Thursday.
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Solar Observing (Weather Permitting) at 11:00 Fridays 11:00 am
Solar Observing (Weather Permitting) at 11:00 Fridays
Oct 6 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Solar Observing (Weather Permitting) Every Friday at 11:45, (clear skies permitting) Live solar observing using the Coronado Solar Telescope: Are there sunspots today? Prominences? A flare? Planetarium volunteers and/or staff will show you the Sun “live” as few people get to see it. Catch our narrow-band filter’s detailed view of[...]
PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 6 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 6 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 6 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 7 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 7 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 7 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 8 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 8 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 8 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
9
PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 9 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 9 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 9 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 10 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 10 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 10 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
11
PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 11 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 11 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 11 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
Sierra Club Monthly Meeting in Iona House 6:00 pm
Sierra Club Monthly Meeting in Iona House
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Open to the public, in the Iona House.  To explore, enjoy and protect the wild places of the earth.  The Calusa Group covers a four county area in SW Florida. For details of this month’s meeting, see http://calusanature.org/events
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PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 12 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 12 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 12 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
Southwest Florida Photographic Society Monthly Meeting 6:30 pm
Southwest Florida Photographic Society Monthly Meeting
Oct 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Open to the public, to all photographers at all skill levels, to share techniques, knowledge and friendships. Meeting is in Iona House. For details of this month’s meeting, please see http://calusanature.org/events
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Solar Observing (Weather Permitting) at 11:00 Fridays 11:00 am
Solar Observing (Weather Permitting) at 11:00 Fridays
Oct 13 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Solar Observing (Weather Permitting) Every Friday at 11:45, (clear skies permitting) Live solar observing using the Coronado Solar Telescope: Are there sunspots today? Prominences? A flare? Planetarium volunteers and/or staff will show you the Sun “live” as few people get to see it. Catch our narrow-band filter’s detailed view of[...]
PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 13 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 13 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 13 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 14 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 14 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 14 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 15 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 15 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 15 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 16 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 16 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 16 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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Trick or Treat Day for under-12s at Calusa: 10 am – 4 pm
Trick or Treat Day for under-12s at Calusa: 10 am – 4 pm
Oct 17 all-day
* TRICK OR TREAT DAY AT CNCP IS FOR CHILDREN UNDER 12 YEARS OLD AND WILL BE ON SAT., OCT. 28 ALL DAY LONG. *INCLUDED WITH REGULAR ADMISSION *YOU ARE INVITED TO WEAR YOUR COSTUME AND GO DOOR TO DOOR IN THE MUSEUM COLLECTING TREATS AND SEEING THE ANIMALS AND[...]
PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 17 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 17 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 17 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 18 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 18 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 18 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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Haunted Walk 7 – 10 pm nightly… Be Afraid
PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 19 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 19 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 19 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
Audubon of Southwest Florida Monthly Meeting 6:00 pm
Audubon of Southwest Florida Monthly Meeting
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Open to the public. Meeting is usually held in the Iona House (but for example the March 2015 meeting was in the planetarium: see http://calusanature.org/events/ for important monthly details, or the Audubon Society of SW Florida Facebook page (opens in new tab): https://www.facebook.com/AudubonSWFL).  To protect birds, plants and other animals[...]
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Haunted Walk 7 – 10 pm nightly… Be Afraid
Solar Observing (Weather Permitting) at 11:00 Fridays 11:00 am
Solar Observing (Weather Permitting) at 11:00 Fridays
Oct 20 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Solar Observing (Weather Permitting) Every Friday at 11:45, (clear skies permitting) Live solar observing using the Coronado Solar Telescope: Are there sunspots today? Prominences? A flare? Planetarium volunteers and/or staff will show you the Sun “live” as few people get to see it. Catch our narrow-band filter’s detailed view of[...]
PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 20 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 20 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 20 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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Haunted Walk 7 – 10 pm nightly… Be Afraid
PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 21 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 21 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 21 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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Haunted Walk 7 – 10 pm nightly… Be Afraid
PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 22 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 22 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 22 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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Haunted Walk 7 – 10 pm nightly… Be Afraid
PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 23 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 23 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 23 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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Haunted Walk 7 – 10 pm nightly… Be Afraid
PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 24 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 24 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 24 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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Haunted Walk 7 – 10 pm nightly… Be Afraid
PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 25 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 25 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 25 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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Haunted Walk 7 – 10 pm nightly… Be Afraid
PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 26 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 26 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 26 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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Haunted Walk 7 – 10 pm nightly… Be Afraid
Solar Observing (Weather Permitting) at 11:00 Fridays 11:00 am
Solar Observing (Weather Permitting) at 11:00 Fridays
Oct 27 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Solar Observing (Weather Permitting) Every Friday at 11:45, (clear skies permitting) Live solar observing using the Coronado Solar Telescope: Are there sunspots today? Prominences? A flare? Planetarium volunteers and/or staff will show you the Sun “live” as few people get to see it. Catch our narrow-band filter’s detailed view of[...]
PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 27 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 27 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 27 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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Haunted Walk 7 – 10 pm nightly… Be Afraid
PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 28 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 28 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 28 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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Haunted Walk 7 – 10 pm nightly… Be Afraid
PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 29 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 29 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 29 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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Haunted Walk 7 – 10 pm nightly… Be Afraid
PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 30 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 30 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 30 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]
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Haunted Walk 7 – 10 pm nightly… Be Afraid
PN Noon show: “Seeing” 12:00 pm
PN Noon show: “Seeing”
Oct 31 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
 
Live Animal Presentation 1:15 pm
Live Animal Presentation
Oct 31 @ 1:15 pm – 1:45 pm
A live animal demonstration is given daily at 1 pm, usually in the main building of the Nature Center. Meet giant friendly snakes and other lovely critters — each week is different!
PN show 2: “Back to the Moon for Good: Google Lunar X-Prize” 2:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing” 3:00 pm
PN 3: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” plus optional “Autumn Stargazing”
Oct 31 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:00 show: “Halloween’s Astronomical Roots” — find out what this holiday’s link is to astronomy. Each of our planetarium shows is preceded by a live orientation to SW Florida night skies (to get you dark-adapted!), so you will also learn some of what there is to see in our local[...]