|Merrillville Community Planetarium|
|Bringing the Universe to the Merrillville Schools and Northwest Indiana|
charlind | Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 11:34am
On October 22, 2016, Barbara (Barb) Williams, wife of Planetarium’s Director Gregg Williams, was elected as Indiana Chair for the Great Lakes Planetarium Association (GLPA) for 2017.
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.