Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Tulare County Library Sponsors A Look at the Stars

As one of the series of summer adult events, the Tulare County Library is hosting a free program at the Sam Peña Planetarium on Thursday evening, July 17.

The *Stars and Stories* presentation will feature imaginary trips in our solar system and information on various astronomy subjects.  The program will begin promptly at 6:30 pm, and participants must be there before that time in order to be admitted.  The event ends at 8 pm, and seating capacity is limited to 70.

The Sam Peña Planetarium has a thirty-foot Spitz dome screen and an automated Spitz A3P star projector.  A full dome digital projection system is used for all presentations.

The planetarium is located in the Educational Enrichment Center Building at 2500 W. Burrel Avenue, Visalia, CA.  For driving and parking directions go to  For further information on the program, call 713-2707 at the Tulare County Library Visalia branch.