Schedule of Weekend Celestial Shows

All shows are free of charge and no reservations or tickets are required. Shows begin promptly at 8:00 P.M on Fridays and at 10:00 A.M. on Saturdays in Room 030A (Benjamin Banneker Planetarium) located in the Mathematics and Science Hall building on the Catonsville Campus. In the event of inclement weather, please call 443.840.1711 for possible closings. For additional information please call 443.840.4560.

Starry dark blue night sky

Astronomy and Boston in the American Revolution

Friday, March 10, 8:00 PM | CCBC Catonsville

We've all studied and learned something about the "Boston Massacre," the Boston Tea Party and Paul Revere's Ride, but did you know that there were...

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A show at the Benjamin Banneker Planetarium in CCBC Catonsville

Earth, Moon and Sun

Saturday, March 11, 10:00 AM | Benjamin Banneker Planetarium

CCBC Catonsville, Math and Science Hall

Children's Program

Why do we have seasons? Why does the Moon appear during the daytime? Why does the sun always rise...

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A man dressed in winter jacket shines a flash light into the night sky

Reading the Night Sky like a Boy Scout (two shows)

Friday, April 21 | CCBC Catonsville

Banneker Planetarium: Reading the Night Sky like a Boy Scout” (two shows)

Have you ever wondered how scouts can read the night sky, tell time and...

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Beautiful night sky showcasing lots of stars in the distance.

Space Bunny

Saturday, April 22 | CCBC Catonsville

Banneker Planetarium: “Space Bunny” (Children’s show)

Journey with a rabbit named Boynton and his friend Jocelyn as they take a trip into space.

April 22, 2017
10 a.m.

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A show at the Benjamin Banneker Planetarium in CCBC Catonsville

Our Dynamic Earth

Friday, May 12 | CCBC Catonsville

Banneker Planetarium: “Our Dynamic Earth”

How does out planet work? How are the different systems dependent on one another to drive its weather, climate and ecosystems?...

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Comet sailing through a beautiful dark blue night sky.

Space Rocks (Children's Show)

Saturday, May 13 | CCBC Catonsville

Banneker Planetarium: “Space Rocks” (Children’s show)

What are shooting stars? Comets? Asteroids? What do they look like if they land on Earth? Learn about the different...

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A show at the Benjamin Banneker Planetarium in CCBC Catonsville

60 years in space

Friday, September 29 | CCBC Catonsville

CCBC Celebrates “60 Years in Space”

Travel through 60 years in space, as we commemorate the 60th anniversary of the beginning of the space age with...

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