|Saturday, May 6||3pm||Magic Tree House: Space Mission||6-12|
|Saturday, May 6||4pm||Laser Pop Rock||6-12|
|Saturday, May 6||7pm||Astronomy Tonight||8+|
|Saturday, May 6||8pm||Laser 80’s||10+|
|Saturday, May 13||3pm||Magic Tree House: Space Mission||6-12|
|Saturday, May 13||4pm||Laser Pop Rock||612|
|Saturday, May 13||7pm||Black Holes||10+|
|Saturday, May 13||8pm||Laser NJ Rocks||10+|
|Saturday, May 20||3pm||Rockin’ Rocket Ride||3-8|
|Saturday, May 20||4pm||SkyLights||3-8|
|Saturday, May 20||7pm||Black Holes||10+|
|Saturday, May 20||8pm||Laser 80’s||10+|
Magic Tree House: Space Mission, Saturdays, May 6, 13, 3 p.m.
Join Jack and Annie as they discover the secrets of the Sun, Moon, planets, space travel, and more. Who can help them answer the questions left for them by the mysterious "M"? This show is based on the same-titled, best-selling series of novels. (Recommended for ages 5 and older)
Laser Pop Rock, Saturdays, May 6, 13, 4 p.m.
Lasers dance across the dome while music is played. Songs include "The Lion Sleeps Tonight" by The Tokens, "Campfire Song Song" by Spongebob Squarepants, and "Shake It Off" by Taylor Swift to name just a few. (recommended for ages 6-12)
Rockin’ Rocket Ride, Saturday, May 20, 3 p.m.
Put on your space suit and blast-off into outer space to visit the Moon, Sun and planets. A lively experience for young people with selected music from "Journey Into Space" by Jane Murphy. (recommended for ages 3-8)
SkyLights, Saturday, May 20, 4 p.m.
Our youngest audience members can sing along with songs by mr. RAY (Family Ride, Kalien the Alien) and Jane Murphy (Moon Rock Rock, The Planet Song). Some songs are illustrated with lasers and other songs feature video images. (recommended for ages 3-8)
Astronomy Tonight, Saturday, May 6, 7 p.m.
Using the Planetarium’s DigitalSky digital theater, experience a guided tour of the night sky. Learn about some of the popular constellations visible from sunset to sunrise, as well as the stories behind them. Hear about how and where in the sky to find the brightest planets. Weather permitting, the 3M Observatory will be open after the show. (Recommended for ages 8 to adult)
Black Holes, Saturdays, May 13, 20, 7 p.m.
“Black Holes” takes audience members on a journey through one of the most mystifying, awe-inspiring phenomena in the universe: a black hole. Take a virtual tour through space and explore the science and mystery of black holes: Where do they come from? How do we find them? Is there one on Earth’s horizon? (Recommended for ages 8 to adult)
Laser 80’s, Saturdays, May 6, 20, 8 p.m.
Sing along with these hits from the 1980’s including “I Know You’re Out There Somewhere” by the Moody Blues, “Whip It” by DEVO, “Billy Jean” by Michael Jackson, and “She Blinded Me with Science” by Thomas Dolby.
Laser NJ Rocks, Saturday, May 13, 8 p.m.
From Sinatra to Springsteen, Blondie to Bon Jovi, all artists in this show have a New Jersey connection.