PR # 132 January 22, 2008
RVCC PLANETARIUM TO PRESENT LUNAR ECLIPSE PROGRAM
The Planetarium at Raritan Valley Community College (RVCC) in North Branch will present a special program to celebrate the Moon passing through the Earth?s shadow in a total lunar eclipse on Wednesday, February 20.
The Planetarium will offer the public free telescope viewings of the eclipse from 8:30-10 p.m. In addition, the Planetarium will present a lecture about lunar eclipses at 8, 8:30 and 9 p.m.
The telescope viewings are free of charge. Cost for the lecture is $3 per person. For additional information, call 908-231-8805 or visit www.raritanval.edu/planetarium .
RVCC, located on Route 28 and Lamington Road in North Branch, NJ, and serving Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for close to 40 years, offers more than 80 associate degrees and certificates. In addition, customized training programs and non-credit courses are available for those seeking personal and professional development.
The College is committed to offering a quality and affordable education through effective teaching, liaisons with the community?s businesses and state-of-the-art technology. For further information, visit www.raritanval.edu .