|Merrillville Community Planetarium|
|Bringing the Universe to the Merrillville Schools and Northwest Indiana|
charlind | Friday, March 9, 2012 - 10:35am
The Earth Science alcove is located in the waiting area. This area focuses on Earth and weather. There is an interactive computer with an Earth Update program.
charlind | Wednesday, January 25, 2012 - 1:31pm
The Waiting Area is a large room adjacent to the theater. Groups can use the Waiting Area in many different facets. The Waiting Area has five lunch tables each with twelve attached seats.
charlind | Wednesday, December 21, 2011 - 4:38pm
Congratulations to the Planetarium student assistants who have passed all four of the required tests before the end of the calendar year.
charlind | Friday, December 16, 2011 - 2:39pm
The Planetarium student assistants have many responsibilities that require various skills. The Gift Shop has a variety of duties.
charlind | Wednesday, August 17, 2011 - 12:29pm
Two classes are being offered this fall through the Adult Education Program.
charlind | Friday, June 3, 2011 - 7:16am
Nicholas Makarowski, a former Merrillville Community Planetarium student assistant and graduate of Merrillville Community School Corporation in 2007, had the experience of a lifetime when he was accep
charlind | Friday, December 17, 2010 - 3:10pm
In December 2010, a Certificate of Appreciation for The Space Place, a NASA public education and outreach program, was awarded to Merrillville Community Planetarium for its valuable contributions to i
charlind | Friday, September 3, 2010 - 12:28pm
At the start of every school year, students apply to join the Planetarium Club. This year, 85 students applied and 68 have been accepted for training.
charlind | Friday, August 27, 2010 - 9:25am
After many requests for more educational opportunities for families, the Merrillville Adult Education is offering an Astronomy class for adults with children that will be held at the planetarium.
willgreg | Friday, October 23, 2009 - 4:03pm
I writing today from Bay City, Michigan, where I'm attending the annual conference of the Great Lakes Planetarium Association (GLPA). The conference began on Wednesday evening and runs through Saturday afternoon.