FMU Planetarium to show "2005 - A Look Ahead," Jan. 9
FLORENCE, S.C. – The Dooley Planetarium on the campus of Francis Marion University will present its annual new year’s program titled “2005 – A Look Ahead,” Sunday (Jan. 9).
The program will begin at 3 p.m. and admission is free. The planetarium, located on the second floor of the Cauthen Educational Media Center, will open its doors at 2:30 p.m., and no admittance will be allowed once viewing begins.
According to planetarium director Jeannette M. Myers, this program will examine the astronomical events scheduled to occur in the upcoming calendar year.
Since its opening in 1978, the planetarium has regularly shown public programs on the second and fourth Sundays of each month. A program titled “Universe of Dr. Einstein” will be shown Jan. 23.
For additional information about the planetarium, call Myers at 843-661-1441, or visit its website at http://astro.fmarion.edu/planet/