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.

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.
CCBC
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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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Starry dark blue night sky

My House Has Stars (Children's Show)

Saturday, June 17 | CCBC Catonsville

Banneker Planetarium: “My House Has Stars” (two shows)

Come see how children in other parts of the world view the night star based on their own...

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Bright moon reflecting over a lake with mountains in the background

Hidden Figures of the 18th, 19th and Early 20th Centuries

Friday, July 21 | CCBC Catonsville

Banneker Planetarium: “Hidden Figures of the 18th, 19th and Early 20th Centuries”

In the early days following the invention of the telescope, all of the observations...

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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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