The Vernal Equinox is almost here! And this month, the Whittenberger Planetarium will recognize and explain this event at a public planetarium show at 7 p.m. on Friday, March 10. Learn the meaning of the equinoxes and solstices, the circumstances that bring them about, and an overview of the constellations, planets, and moon you can see in the March sky.
The cost is $2.50 for children ages 4-17 and $5 for adults. Tickets need to be purchased in advanced by clicking here, or visiting collegeofidaho.edu/planetarium.
Questions regarding the purchase of tickets should be directed to Kinga at [email protected] or by calling 459-5211.
The Whittenberger Planetarium is located in Boone Science Building near Jewett Auditorium at the corner of 20th Ave. and Fillmore St. in Caldwell.
The College of Idaho has a 125-year-old legacy of excellence. The C of I is known for its outstanding academic programs, winning athletics tradition and history of producing successful graduates, including seven Rhodes Scholars, three governors, four NFL players and countless business leaders and innovators. Its distinctive PEAK Curriculum challenges students to attain competency in the four knowledge peaks of humanities, natural sciences, social sciences and a professional field—empowering them to earn a major and three minors in four years. The College’s close-knit, residential campus is located in Caldwell, where its proximity both to Boise and to the world-class outdoor activities of southwest Idaho’s mountains and rivers offers unique opportunities for learning beyond the classroom. For more information, visit www.collegeofidaho.edu.