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Final Showing of "Serendipity 2001" at FMU's Dooley Planetarium is June 24

LORENCE, S.C. – The Dooley Planetarium on the campus of Francis Marion University will present the final showing of the program titled “Serendipity 2001,” Sunday, June 24.

The planetarium show will begin at 3 p.m. and admission is free.  The planetarium is located on the second floor of the Cauthen Educational Media Center.

“Serendipity 2001” gives the public a chance to have specific questions about astronomy answered. After an introduction featuring the constellations and planets in the summer sky, the program will address questions submitted by the public. Questions can be submitted via the planetarium’s website at, or by phone at 843-661-1355. The planetarium program will provide answers using the planetarium equipment, video clips, or Internet resources as appropriate.

A new program, titled “Follow the Drinking Gourd” will begin airing in July.


Last Published: February 14, 2006 6:43 AM
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