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"Oasis in Space" Planetarium Show

Date: 3/9/2018 8:00 PM

Location: Planetarium (PLN)

"Oasis in Space" Planetarium Show

The LAVC Earth Science Department and the Los Angeles Valley College Astronomy Group will present a public planetarium show titled "Oasis in Space" on Friday, March 9 at 8 p.m. in the LAVC Planetarium; Doors open at 7:30 p.m.

Liquid water is a critical requirement for life, so our search for extraterrestrials must begin by looking for water. This show tours our solar system in a search for water in our local neighborhood in this show from E&S Spitz, Incorporated.

Admission for the show is $6 for adults, $5 for senior citizens and LAVC students with a valid student ID card, $4 for kids ages 8-12, and free for LAVC Astronomy Group members with a valid membership card.

The LAVC Astronomy Group, which is part of the LAVC Earth Science Department, conduct several public events each month for its members, LAVC students and the public. The LAVC Earth Science Department offers courses in the disciplines of astronomy, environmental science, geography, geology and oceanography. 

This event is wheelchair accessible. Individuals needing sign language interpreters, assisted listening devices, large print, Braille materials or any other accommodations should contact LAVC Astronomy Group at (818) 947-2864 at least 5 business days in advance.

Ticket Cost: $6 adults; $5 senior/LAVC students with student ID; $4 kids 9-12; Free-LAVC Astronomy Club members

Parking: Guest should park in Parking Lot A. Parking permits are required at all times. Daily Parking permits for student parking spots can be purchased at an LAVC parking pay station. View campus map

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For more information please contact: LAVC Astronomy Group

Phone: (818) 947-2335

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