Museum & Planetarium Events

Sep
26
Thu
Senior Science @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Sep 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Challenge yourself to build a marble out of Legos. Use chemistry to understand the science behind dyes. Build bird feeders and home decor items with seashells and driftwood. These are just some of the activities in our new Senior Science programs on Thursdays at 11:00 with Kimberly Belfer, the museum’s education coordinator. These programs are designed for seniors who would like to explore STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) and STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) activities on a more advanced level, including some hands-on activities with robotics.

The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
Sep 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Get a live look at the sky tonight! Explore the planets, constellations, and other celestial events visible in the Carolina night sky.

Earth, Moon & Sun @ Ingram Planetarium
Sep 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

With the help of Coyote and Native American stories, explore the relationship between the Earth, the Moon, and the Sun. Learn about moon phases, eclipses, constellations and more. Appropriate for adults and young children.

Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Sep 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Explore the inner workings of Earth’s climate system in Dynamic Earth, an ultra high resolution full-dome production narrated by actor Liam Neeson.

Two Small Pieces of Glass @ Ingram Planetarium
Sep 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Learn how the telescope helps us understand our place in space and expand our understanding of the Universe. This program explores the history of the telescope and the discoveries this wonderful tool has made.

 

Sep
27
Fri
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Sep 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

At 11:00 on Fridays, help museum docents feed the live animals in the museum’s popular Touch Tank.

The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
Sep 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Get a live look at the sky tonight! Explore the planets, constellations, and other celestial events visible in the Carolina night sky.

Earth, Moon & Sun @ Ingram Planetarium
Sep 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

With the help of Coyote and Native American stories, explore the relationship between the Earth, the Moon, and the Sun. Learn about moon phases, eclipses, constellations and more. Appropriate for adults and young children.

Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Sep 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Explore the inner workings of Earth’s climate system in Dynamic Earth, an ultra high resolution full-dome production narrated by actor Liam Neeson.

Two Small Pieces of Glass @ Ingram Planetarium
Sep 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Learn how the telescope helps us understand our place in space and expand our understanding of the Universe. This program explores the history of the telescope and the discoveries this wonderful tool has made.