News and Special Events

guest storyteller Jim cogan: February 4th, 2017 4:00pm & 7:00pm

The Whittenberger Planetarium is bringing storyteller Jim Cogan back into the planetarium. He and Planetarium Director Amy Truksa will join forces to share constellations and mythological tales from around the world from 4-5 p.m. and 7:00-8:00 pm on Saturday, February 4th, 2017 in the Whittenberger Planetarium, located in Boone Hall. Click here for more info.

C of I Astronomy Day: April 22, 2017

Join the Whittenberger Planetarium and The College of Idaho for an evening filled with a variety of astronomical activities beginning at 8 p.m. on April 22, 2017. Programming will include: how to use and read a sky chart; planet and stargazing through telescopes; photo opportunities with replicas of the Eagle and re-entry capsule; and a variety of additional indoor and outdoor activities, weather permitting. Click here for more info.