Classes for Adults

These fun and laid-back classes for beginners are geared for high schoolers and older

Meteor Showers

Aug 10, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Online Class

The Perseid Meteor Shower peaks in August and astronomers are hoping it will be the best shooting star show of the year.  Astronomer Dean Regas shares his tips for viewing the most meteors this summer and other events to get our your space calendar.

Tickets: $10 per household

You can watch the live class or a recording of the class that will be available on demand to everyone who registers.

Jupiter - Online Class

Aug 17, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The King is Back!

The largest planet in the solar system is back in the evening skies and it is bright!  Join Astronomer Dean Regas on a tour of the gas giant planet, fly past its raging wind storms, and explore the many moons.

Tickets: $10 per household

The class is offered through a Zoom webinar and you will get a recording of it to watch later.

Saturn - Online Class

Aug 19, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Behold the Ring World

When you see Saturn through a telescope, it just doesn't look real.  It's too perfect.  What are the rings?  How were they made?  What new discoveries have been found?  These questions and many more will be answered as we explore Saturn in this fun, fast, online class for all ages.

Tickets; $10 per household

All registrants will get a link to watch the class live and a recoding of the class the next day.


The Sun - Online Class

Aug 24, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Our Star Attraction

As our nearest star, the Sun provides an amazing subject to study.  Using ground-based and space-based telescopes, the Sun is under continuous observations.  Learn about the latest discoveries and how you can view the Sun safely with really cool gear.

Tickets: $10 per household

You can watch this class live through a Zoom webinar and on demand starting the next day.