UofM Lambuth M. D. Anderson Planetarium Announces September Schedule
August 15, 2018 - The University of Memphis Lambuth M. D. Anderson Planetarium has announced its schedule of shows for September:
Tuesday, Sept. 4, 5:30 p.m. - public show: MarsQuest
Tuesday, Sept. 11, 5:30 p.m. - public show: Astronaut
Friday, Sept. 14, 3:45 p.m. - Kids' After School Special Planetarium Show: Seasonal Stargazing
Tuesday, Sept. 18, 5:30 p.m. - public show: Seasonal Stargazing
Saturday, Sept. 22, 9:30 a.m. - Kids' Saturday Morning Planetarium Show: Seasonal Stargazing
Tuesday, Sept. 25, 5:30 p.m. - public show: Two Small Pieces of Glass
Doors open 15 minutes before showtime. For safety reasons, there is no seating once the IN USE lights are on. No food or drink is allowed in the auditorium.
The University of Memphis-Lambuth M. D. Anderson Planetarium was built in 1967 and rededicated in 1973 through a generous grant from the M. D. Anderson Foundation in honor of Jackson, Tenn., native and philanthropist Monroe Dunaway Anderson. The Planetarium's 30-foot dome seats 60 and presents regularly scheduled public shows via its Digitarium Alpha 2+ digital projector. The only public planetarium in West Tennessee outside of Memphis, the M. D. Anderson Planetarium serves the public as well as community and school groups with a wide range of presentations. Schools or groups interested in scheduling a show should email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Holley Wood, coordinator, at 731.425.7368.
Presentations are free to groups and individuals, with free parking in the conveniently located Oxley lot.
Holley Wood | email@example.com | 731.425.7368