Events

 

Ask the Astronomer - Online Class

Dec 10, 2020
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Dean with Scope

Dean Regas Answers All Your Space Questions

Have an astronomy questions?  Dean knows the answer (hopefully).  Dean will tackle his most popular space questions and, through fun demos and cool simulations, will bring them down to Earth.  Feel free to ask your own too in the rapid-fire, lightning-round. 

Cost: $10 Per household

Advance registration is required.  After signing up, if you can't attend the class live, you will get a link to view the recording of the class later at your convenience.

Space Rarities - Online Class

Dec 16, 2020
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Annular Eclipse

The Coolest Shows in Space

December 21, 2020 Jupiter and Saturn will appear closer together than they have in nearly 400 years!  In 2021 you can see two lunar eclipses.  And two unique solar eclipses occur in 2023 and 2024.  What other astronomical dates should you have on your calendar?  This class gets you prepared for the future!

Cost: $10 Per household

Advance registration is required.  After signing up, if you can't attend the class live, you will get a link to view the recording of the class later at your convenience.

Constellation Myths for Adults

Dec 22, 2020
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Birth of Venus

Star Stories You Can't Tell the Kids

Oh Zeus!  Ancient Greek mythology is full of the strangest, goriest, and sexiest stories in history.  And this class tells it like it was - with stories about Uranus, Hercules, the birth of Venus, and Zeus' many, many affairs.  

Grab a drink and pull up a chair to listen to the uncensored versions of these Greek myths.  

Cost: $10 Per household

Although far from Rated-R, this class is geared for adults only!

Constellation Myths for Kids

Dec 23, 2020
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Winter Sky

Stories in the Stars

Learn the ancient tales behind your favorite constellations including Orion the Hunter and the Seven Sisters, Taurus the Bull, The Big and Little Dogs, and more.  Dean puts a new spin on these myths and shows you where to find the constellations in the sky for yourself.

Cost: $10 Per household

Advance registration is required.  After signing up, if you can't attend the class live, you will get a link to view the recording of the class later at your convenience.

Get Your Observatory Ornaments

Now Through the End of the Year
12:00 am
Ornament

Now is your chance to purchase a one of a kind commemorative Cincinnati Observatory Ornament.

Perfect as a gift or for yourself for the upcoming Holiday Season.

Cost: $50.00

Proceeds from the sales are used to help the Cincinnati Observatory continue giving innovative programs to the public for years to come.