News

May 21, 2024
Construction is taking place outside of the Leitner Family Observatory and Planetarium, but we are still open for public night! The entrance that leads straight to the...
May 14, 2024
Tuesday, May 28, 6:30-8pm in LFOP classroom -  A conversation with Dr. Graziella A. Di Tullio Zinn and Dr. Michael Faison about the role that faith plays (and doesn’t...
January 26, 2024
The next North American solar eclipse is taking place the afternoon of Monday, April 8. Join us at the Leitner Family Observatory and Planetarium to witness this rare...
October 2, 2023
On Oct. 14, 2023, an annular solar eclipse will cross North, Central, and South America. Visible in parts of the United States, Mexico, and many countries in South and...
April 28, 2023
A stunning new documentary film featuring recent discoveries from the Department of Energy’s Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument (DESI), an instrument on the Nicholas U....
April 28, 2023
Tuesday, May 2, 2023  - 7:30PM The new planetarium show, “5000 Eyes: Mapping the Universe with DESI”, talks about the Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument, and how it maps...
Oasis in Space
January 17, 2023
Oasis In Space transports the audience on a startling and beautiful voyage through our universe, galaxy and solar system in search of liquid water, a key ingredient for life...