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Upcoming Events

GEHMS Planetarium

Black Holes & Dark Matter

Glastonbury, CT
Join us for a double feature with a look at some of the biggest topics in astronomy: black holes and dark matter.

The Moon

Glastonbury, CT
“The Moon” focuses on observations of the moon. With the help of a little friend, students observe the moon, first looking at its observable features; second, its apparent daily motion; and third, its pattern of change (ph... read more

One World, One Sky

Glastonbury, CT
Join Big Bird and Elmo as they explore the night sky with Hu Hu Zhu, a Muppet from "Zhima Jie," the Chinese co-production of Sesame Street. Together they take an imaginary trip from Sesame Street to the moon, where they di... read more

Oasis in Space

Glastonbury, CT
Oasis in Space takes audiences on a startling and beautiful voyage through our universe, galaxy and solar system in search of liquid water - a key ingredient for life on Earth. This show is our “classic” tour of the solar ... read more

Music Under the Stars

Glastonbury, CT
Glastonbury residents Janine DiNatale and Paul DeMaio will bring their jazz and acoustical styles to the planetarium for a concert under the dome. Join them for a "universe themed concert" that will include a variety of mu... read more

Molecularium

Glastonbury, CT
Molecularium - Riding Snowflakes, the award-winning Digital-Dome experience, is a science lesson, a thrill-ride, and a magical musical adventure in a world of atoms and molecules. Aboard the Molecularium, audiences join a ... read more
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Past Events

Natural Selection

Natural Selection

Glastonbury, CT
Join Charles Darwin on an adventurous voyage of exploration circumnavigating the World with the HMS Beagle, to the Galapagos islands where he got inspired for his later theory of transmutation by Natural Selection. In Victorian times many physical phenomena were already discovered and described ...
Thu, Aug 6 2015 6:00 PM Thu, Aug 20 2015 7:00 PM

Summer Space Workshop

Summer Space Workshop

Glastonbury, CT
Join us to celebrate the skies of summer and the peak of the Perseids Meteor Shower.   We’ll teach you how to view the Perseids, how to find your way around the summer skies and, if the weather is good, we’ll have telescopes set up for viewing.  Learn to use a star finder and get introduced to ba...
Thursday, August 13 2015 8:00 PM 10:00 PM

The Life of Trees

The Life of Trees

Glastonbury, CT
Take an adventurous journey of exploration into the wondrous world of trees. In The Life of Trees a cheeky ladybug called Dolores and a quirky firefly called Mike take the audience on an adventurous journey of exploration into the wondrous world of trees. Taking the perspective of insects, the fu...
Sat, Jul 11 2015 2:30 PM Sat, Aug 8 2015 3:30 PM

Countdown to Pluto

Countdown to Pluto

Glastonbury, CT
After decades of planning and a 9-year journey, the New Horizons spacecraft will reach Pluto on July 14, 2015, providing our first close-up view of the this “non-planet object” and its five moons.We'll explore some of the basic steps in the engineering design process needed to send spacecraft to ...
Thu, Jul 9 2015 6:00 PM Thu, Jul 23 2015 7:00 PM

Flight of the Butterflies

Flight of the Butterflies

Glastonbury, CT
The monarch butterfly is a true marvel of nature. Weighing less than a penny, it makes one of the longest migrations on Earth across a continent to a place it has never known.Follow the monarchs’ perilous journey and join hundreds of millions of real butterflies in the remote mountain peaks of Me...
Thu, Apr 16 2015 6:00 PM Thu, Jun 25 2015 7:00 PM

Dinosaurs at Dusk

Dinosaurs at Dusk

Glastonbury, CT
"Dinosaurs at Dusk," produced by Mirage3D, takes audiences back in time to explore the origins of flight. Audiences will meet the remarkable flying reptiles called pterosaurs and wonder at amazing dinosaurs that had feathers. They will take flight and discover the implications of continental drif...
Thu, Nov 6 2014 6:00 PM Thu, Apr 2 2015 7:00 PM

The Steve Nystrup Trio

The Steve Nystrup Trio

Glastonbury, CT
Smith Middle School's own Steve Nystrup along with his son (and GHS graduate) Aaron will be performing live in the dome.  The Steve Nystrup Trio has been performing the past several years in Glastonbury  and is a regular at clubs and stages around the state. The band, consisting of Steve on guita...
Friday, February 20 2015 7:30 PM 8:30 PM

Dawn of the Space Age

Dawn of the Space Age

Glastonbury, CT
From the launch of the first artificial satellite Sputnik, to the magnificent lunar landings and privately operated space flights — be immersed and overwhelmed with this most accurate historic reconstruction of man’s first steps into space. Who were these men and women who took part in these deat...
Thu, Jan 8 2015 6:00 PM Thu, Feb 19 2015 7:00 PM

Renaissance to Rock

Renaissance to Rock

Glastonbury, CT
Local musician Jamie Sherwood will to you on a tour of the historical development of music from the Middle Ages to the twentieth century as the universe evolved.  Come hear the music and witness the skies from the past 6 centuries.
Fri, Jan 31 2014 7:30 PM Fri, Jan 30 2015 8:30 PM

Music Series - Janine DiNatale & Paul DeMaio

Music Series - Janine DiNatale & Paul DeMaio

Glastonbury, CT
Glastonbury residents Janine DiNatale and Paul DeMaio will bring their jazz and acoustical styles to the planetarium for a concert under the dome. Join them for a "universe themed concert" that will include a variety of musical genres ranging in style from Jazz standards to Led Zeppelin, Elton Jo...
Thu, Nov 7 2013 7:30 PM Fri, Nov 7 2014 8:30 PM
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