50th Anniversary Celebration of the Hurst Planetarium – Ella Sharp Museum in Jackson

September 20, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Friday, September 20, 2019
6 PM – 9 PM

Ella Sharp Museum
3225 4th St
Jackson, Michigan 49203

1969 was an exciting year for space exploration and, in Jackson, for astronomy. The whole world watched in July as NASA landed the first human on the moon. And in Jackson that September, Peter F. Hurst presented the community with a state-of-the-art planetarium.

Join us on September 20 as we proudly celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Peter F. Hurst Planetarium – recognizing a half century of stimulating educational and entertaining programs for the Jackson Community.

FREE community event with activities for all ages: planetarium shows will feature events from 1969, there will be hands-on exhibits, the opening of “50 years: Jackson and Science” space exhibit, Jackson Model Rocketry Club, Illuminatus Lasers, Music, Science Demos, Space Food, Photo Booth, Giveaways and More!

RSVP and get additional details HERE.

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