News and Special Events

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.

Special Eclipse Shows

Dates are: August 10 at 7:00pm, August 12 at 2:00pm & 3:30pm, August 15 at 5:30pm & 7:00pm. Special program in the Whittenberger Planetarium and attendees will have an opportunity to build an eclipse viewer! Please check back later for more information.

Total Solar Eclipse, August 21st, 2017