|Merrillville Community Planetarium|
|Bringing the Universe to the Merrillville Schools and Northwest Indiana|
charlind | Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 11:52am
Congratulations to our student assistants who passed all four planetarium tests!
willgreg | Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 12:04pm
The Merrillville Community Planetarium offers private shows for groups like scouts and brownie troops, church groups, and Red Hat Societies.
willgreg | Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 11:35am
Weather permitting, observers in the continental United States, including Northwest Indiana, will be able to observe a total lunar eclipse during the evening of Sunday, September 27.
charlind | Friday, May 29, 2015 - 10:09am
Dr. Larry Ciupik’s retired from teaching Astronomy at Indiana University Northwest campus after the spring semester.
charlind | Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 2:09pm
Five planetarium assistants went to the Great Lakes Planetarium Association (GLPA) Conference in October. This year it was held at Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana.
charlind | Friday, September 26, 2014 - 12:39pm
Sixty one middle and high school students were accepted into Planetarium training that began September 9th and will continue through October 6th.
charlind | Friday, May 23, 2014 - 8:13am
The Camelopardalids meteor shower should be visible to Northwest Indiana very early Saturday morning.
charlind | Friday, December 20, 2013 - 2:00pm
Congratulations to the Planetarium student assistants who have passed all four tests before the end of the calendar year.
charlind | Tuesday, September 10, 2013 - 2:04pm
The Planetarium Club is comprised of the student assistants who volunteer their time to help out in the planetarium.
charlind | Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 11:27am
Gregg L. Williams, Merrillville Community Planetarium Director for 31 years, was nominated for the Thomas Brennan Award for Secondary Teaching from the Astronomical Society of the Pacific (ASP) by Maryetta Petras in 2011.