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Planetarium Programs at CCHS

Planetarium Programs

The Planetarium at Cedar Crest High School offers FREE programs throughout the school year. Daytime program are reserved for senior citizens. Evening programs are intended for anyone of any age. Most shows are appropriate for elementary aged children and make for a great family activity. Reservations must be made at least one day in advance to ensure program and seating availability. Call (717) 272-2033, ext. 5412, to make a reservation. If the planetarium director, Rich Fried, is unavailable to answer your call due to teaching duties, please leave a message and phone number at which you may be reached.

Constellations of the Spring & Summer Sky: Take a tour of the spring and early summer night sky inside of the CCHS digital planetarium. In this family friendly event, instructor Rich Fried will lead a 45-minute program where he shares constellation stories about the brightest constellations in the spring and early summer night sky. The program will conclude with an opportunity to ask questions or to observe other interesting objects in the current night sky.

  • Thursday, March 28, 2019: 10:00–10:45 AM for Senior Citizens; 7:00–7:45 PM for the General Public