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Astronomy of Harry Potter

February 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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One event on 02/22/2020 at 7:00 pm

One event on 02/22/2020 at 3:00 pm

Special February Event

 Novins Academy of Wizardry Presents: Astronomy of Harry Potter Reception + Show

 Celebrate acceptance to the Novins Academy with snacks and activities. Then, watch our themed Star Talk to learn which characters in the Harry Potter stories take their origins from the night sky. From the bright star Sirius in Canis Major to some very magical creatures, the dark sky is filled with some of your favorite and least favorite characters.


Please note: These shows will include flashing lights and laser effects. 


Friday, February 21

7:00-9:00 p.m. “Advanced Astronomers”

Recommended for older children, ages 12 and up, and adults.


Saturday, February 22

3:00-5:00 p.m. “Beginner Astronomers”

Recommended for children ages 8 and up.


7:00-9:00 p.m. “Advanced Astronomers

Recommended for older children, ages 12 and up, and adults.


(Class levels reflect the ages best suited for the presentation material, not prior knowledge of astronomy. Show content is similar in both show levels.)



For additional information about the Planetarium presentations visit //ocean.edu/planetarium. For recorded show information, call 732-255-0342. 


See show previews at https://www.facebook.com/events/2896966657195003/ and



To purchase tickets, visit tickets.ocean.edu or call 732-255-0343. (Group discount may be available.) Tickets are available at the door but advance purchase is recommended as many shows sell out!


The planetarium is located on College Drive in Toms River, NJ.  Please park in Parking Lot #2. 



February 22
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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