WSC Planetarium Closes Out Fall Season Friday, Saturday

WAYNE – The fall season schedule at the Fred G. Dale Planetarium on the campus of Wayne State College closes out this weekend.

According to a release from WSC, a few planetarium shows are scheduled for Friday, November 20 and Saturday, November 21.

Friday’s planetarium show is ‘Tales of the Mayan Skies’ at 7 p.m. followed the 8 p.m. laser show ‘Laser Classic Rock’. Moving into Saturday, the planetarium show at 1 p.m. is ‘The Sky We Don’t See’ followed by the laser show of ‘Laser Pink Floyd’ at 2 p.m.

Doors open 20 minutes prior to the start of a show. Planetarium shows generally include a tour of the current night sky, a view of the constellations and a full-dome video.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, seating will be limited to a maximum of 25 people. Everyone is required to wear a mask. (If you don’t have one, one will be provided.)

All shows last about 45 minutes. If you wish to book a private planetarium show, visit the main planetarium page for more information and to contact the planetarium for a reservation.

The suggested donation for all shows is $5 for adults and $3 for kids as all donations are appreciated.

Contact Dr. Todd Young, planetarium director, with requests for virtual private shows or other questions at or 402-375-7471.