Kids Weekend To Take Over Planetarium, Laser Shows November 4 – 5

WAYNE – Fall planetarium and laser shows continue this weekend at the Fred G. Dale Planetarium.

According to a release from WSC, shows continue every weekend featuring entertaining and informative full-dome shows like Astronaut, Oasis in Space and From Earth to the Universe.

Planetarium shows also include a discussion of the current night sky and hot astronomy topics like the Webb Space Telescope and the Artemis Project. The planetarium features many laser shows, including the lights and music of Classic Rock, Laser Country, Laser Beatles and Pink Floyd.

This weekend is all about the kids, especially those age birth to six years old.

Friday’s planetarium schedule will feature ‘My House Has Stars’ at 7 p.m. followed by Laser Kids at 8 p.m. Moving into Saturday, ‘Animals of the Sky’ will take place at 1 p.m. with Laser Kids scheduled for 2 p.m.

Fall planetarium and laser shows will last through Saturday, November 19.

Visit to see the full schedule of planetarium and laser shows, and to learn how to book your own private show. Doors open 20 minutes prior to the start of a show.

All shows last about 45 minutes. The planetarium is located on the lowest level of the Carhart Science Building. Suggested donation for shows is $5 for adults and $3 for children.

For information, reach out to Dr. Todd Young, professor of physics by emailing or calling 402-375-7471.