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.

Beautiful night sky showcasing lots of stars in the distance.

Celestial Show

Friday, September 21, 8:00 PM | CCBC Catonsville

Banneker Planetarium | Math and Science Hall

Seasonal Equality

September 22 marks the Autumnal Equinox, what we call the first day of Fall. Learn what is really...

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A show at the Benjamin Banneker Planetarium in CCBC Catonsville

Celestial Show

Saturday, September 22, 10:00 AM | CCBC Catonsville

Banneker Planetarium | Math and Science Hall

Earth, Moon, and Sun (Children's show)

Learn about how the Earth, Moon, and Sun work together in our sky.

FREE....

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

Celestial Show

Friday, October 19, 8:00 PM | CCBC Catonsville

Banneker Planetarium | Math and Science Hall

Legends of the Heavens

What do the Native Americans and other cultures see when they look up at the night...

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Starry dark blue night sky

Celestial Show

Saturday, October 20, 10:00 AM | CCBC Catonsville

Banneker Planetarium | Math and Science Hall

Space Witch (Children's show)

Follow Tilly Ipswitch and her cat Kit as they fly through space looking for fun around...

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Photo of a large dome telescope with dark blue sky with stars in the background

Celestial Show

Friday, November 9, 8:00 PM | CCBC Catonsville

Banneker Planetarium | Math and Science Hall

Happy Birthday Benjamin Banneker!

Who was Benjamin Banneker? Why is the CCBC planetarium named after him? Come learn the story...

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Comet sailing through a beautiful dark blue night sky.

Celestial Show

Saturday, November 10, 10:00 AM | CCBC Catonsville

Banneker Planetarium | Math and Science Hall

Dudley the Curious Duckling (Children's show)

Learn about the phases of the Moon along with Dudley and his friend Owen...

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Photo of an eclipse

Celestial Show

Friday, December 7, 8:00 PM | CCBC Catonsville

Banneker Planetarium | Math and Science Hall

The January 21st 2019 Lunar Eclipse

Now that the hype and hubbub for the 2017 Great American Solar eclipse is...

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Winter night sky with snow capped trees

Celestial Show

Saturday, December 8 | CCBC Catonsville

Banneker Planetarium | Math and Science Hall

The Glorious Winter Sky (Children's show)

Learn about the winter night sky constellations and the bright planet Jupiter.

FREE. Open...

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