Constellations of the Zodiac

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Fridays, November 9 – December 14

7:00 – 8:00 p.m.

8:15 – 9:15 p.m. (November 30 and December 14 ONLY!)

SPECIAL MATINEE! Saturday, December 8, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Do you know why out of 88 constellations, only 12 make up the zodiac? Do you know which months correlate with which signs? One of our favorite programs, Constellations of the Zodiac, will delve into the science and beautiful myths that accompany the zodiac constellations.

Music By the Light of the Stars

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Sunday, November 18

2:00 – 3:00 p.m. 

The UWM Collegium Musicum, directed by Dr. Tim Sterner Miller, will present a program of music by women composers from the Middle Ages, Renaissance, and early Baroque. Come and hear sacred music, madrigals, and instrumental compositions by Beatriz de Dia, Claudia Rusca, Raffaella Aleotti, Leonora Duarte, and Barbara Strozzi, played on recorders and viols of all sizes, crumhorns, cornetto, and serpent!

Private Shows

Schedule your private show at the planetarium today! Enjoy tours of the night sky as you dive into your favorite astronomical wonders. Private shows are for:

To reserve a program, submit a Request Form at least 2 weeks in advance of your visit.



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