PR # 124 January 5, 2009
RVCC PLANETARIUM TO OFFER SCHOOL BREAK SHOWS
Parents who are looking for programs for their children during their February school break may consider two shows at the Raritan Valley Community College Planetarium in North Branch. The Planetarium is offering the following School Break Shows (open to the public) that are geared for children:
The Sky Tonight: Monday, February 16, 1 p.m.
The brightest stars of the year are clustered in the winter night sky. Learn how to use Orion as a guide to finding other stars and constellations this season. Venus and Saturn are both visible in the evening. (Recommended for ages 7-12)
Laser Kids: Monday, February 16, 2 p.m.
Listen to songs such as ?The Lion Sleeps Tonight? and ?God Bless the USA? while lasers draw pictures on the dome overhead. (Recommended for ages 7-12)
Reservations are recommended for all shows. All Planetarium shows cost $6 each or $10 for two shows on the same day, unless noted otherwise. For addition 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 40 years, offers more than 90 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 .