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STARGAZING ALERT: Feb 23-1st Quarter, Feb 25-Delta Leonids Meteor Shower, Mar 2-Full Moon, Mar 7-Moon passes Jupiter 

Lots of New Planetarium Shows (1/22/17)

Since our goal here at Starry Hill is to help kids connect with the Universe, we asked kids to send us their questions about space.

We received dozens of questions and got right to work creating new 'mini' planetarium shows to address as many as possible.

These shows are now available for all the visitors to Starry Hill. Click for details.



Starry Hill welcomes Scouts (1/21/17)

Starry Hill has been hosting scouts since the beginning in 2010. The kids from Boy Scout Troop 503 recently visited Starry Hill and impressed us with their enthusiasm in learning new things and in their desire to make a positive difference in our communities.


Ruralite: Bringing the Universe One Step Closer (10/12/16)

Starry Hill Observatory and Planetarium has been featured in the August 2016 issue of Ruralite magazine in an article written by author Tillie Vuksich who visited Starry Hill earlier this year. Check out the article...


What Kids Tell us About Their Time at Starry Hill (8/31/16)

Although we don't charge kids to come to Starry Hill for field trips, we often get 'payment' in the form of Thank You notes. We love to receive these. Here's a sample of some we've received in 2016....

I would like to thank you so much for giving me and my class the opportunity to see space in a whole different perspective. I know for a fact that the whole class loved the adventure. I thought this was the best field trip I've ever had. I hope I can come back sometime soon. THANK YOU! Grady....



2016 Star Guides Lineup (8/1/16)

Not only is Starry Hill a place for kids to come to connect with our universe, it is also a place that, as much as possible, is run by kids. That's why we have the Star Guides program, now in its fifth year.

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