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February at Novins Planetarium

February 17

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BRING YOUR VALENTINE TO NOVINS PLANETARIUM AT OCC 

The Robert J. Novins Planetarium, located in the heart of Ocean County College, offers a number of sky shows, laser shows, and special events throughout February, including two adult shows on Valentine’s Day, and a Valentine’s Day version of PJ Night for kids.

 Saturday, February 1

11:30 a.m. One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure (sensory-friendly show)

12:30 p.m. The Stars From My Backyard

2:00 p.m. Defying Gravity: It Is Rocket Science

7:00 p.m. Wonders Of The Winter Sky

8:30 p.m. Laser Vinyl

 

Saturday, February 8

11:30 a.m. One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure

12:30 p.m. The Stars From My Backyard

2:00 PM A Teenager’s Guide To The Galaxy

7:00 p.m. One Day On Mars w/ Mars Talk

8:30 p.m. Laser Zeppelin

 

Friday, February 14

This Valentine’s Day, spend the evening under the stars at the planetarium with your special someone. Enjoy (non-alcoholic) refreshments, followed by a sky show in the planetarium theater, presented by a local astronomer.

6:00 p.m. A Valentine’s Evening Under The Stars

8:00 p.m. A Valentine’s Evening Under The Stars

 

Saturday, February 15

Come make a valentine at the planetarium! Then, in our interactive PJ Party, planetarium educators take the littlest astronomers and their families on a Valentine’s Day tour of the sky. Put on your comfiest pajamas and venture under the stars, planets, and lasers for this unforgettable Valentine’s Day celebration!

11:00 a.m. Pre-K Valentine’s Day PJ Party Craft — included with show ticket

11:30 a.m. Pre-K Valentine’s Day PJ Party Show (30 minutes)

12:30 p.m. Valentine’s Day PJ Party Craft

1:00 p.m. Valentine’s Day PJ Party Show (45 minutes)

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2:00 p.m. The Secret Of The Cardboard Rocket

7:00 p.m. Continuum w/ Star Talk

8:30 p.m. Laser Queen

 

Monday, February 17 (Presidents Day)

11:00 a.m. The Little Star That Could Craft — included with show ticket

11:30 a.m. The Little Star That Could Show

12:30 p.m. The Stars From My Backyard

2:00 p.m. Laser Beatles

 

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NOTE: Novins Academy of Wizardry Presents: Astronomy of Harry Potter February shows are SOLD OUT. Stay tuned for information about more Harry Potter presentations in the future! 

 

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Saturday, February 29 (Leap Day)

11:30 a.m. One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure (sensory-friendly show)

12:30 p.m. The Stars From My Backyard

2:00 p.m. Kaluoka’hina: The Enchanted Reef

7:00 p.m. Wonders Of The Winter Sky — Leap Day

8:30 p.m. Laser Pink Floyd: Dark Side Of The Moon

9:45 p.m. Laser Pink Floyd: The Wall

 

 

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

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4wBE_Cha6R069oAk536BwA/

 

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. 

 

 

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Date:
February 17
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Venue

Novins Planetarium (Bldg #13)
Ocean County College
Toms River, NJ United States
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