The Planetary Society creates and participates in events to bring the excitement of space exploration to public audiences. From our world-wide Planetfests to lectures in small-town libraries to hanging a solar-sail blade in Rockefeller Center in New York, we are constantly finding new ways involve our members in the excitement of space exploration.
March 24, 2017 - March 25, 2017, event is 10am-6pm on 3/24, 9am-3pm on 3/25 (Pasadena, California United States)
Los Angeles County Science Fair
Student displays and competition to go to the State Finals for the science fair. We will be providing information, materials and some hands on activities to the students, educators, parents, and judges.
March 28, 2017, 4pm-6:30pm (Pasadena, California United States)
YWCA Girls Empowerment After School Program
Workshop empowering girls in STEM fields
March 29, 2017 - April 2, 2017, various times (Los Angeles, California United States)
National Science Teacher Association Conference
Annual conference for the National Science Teachers Association
April 1, 2017, 2pm-10pm (Los Angeles, California United States)
Griffith Observatory Monthly Star Party
Come join your Planetary Society volunteers as we host a free, family-friendly star party on the lawn of the Griffith Observatory! During the day, enjoy gazing at the sun through our solar telescopes. Once night approaches, we will be able to see the moon, the planets, and stars of the season. Engage with your fellow space-enthusiasts as we observe what the universe has to offer us! We look forward to seeing you all there!
October 28, 2015 - November 1, 2015, 9am - 18pm BRST (Brasilia, Non-USBrazil)
XX Meeting of the Association of Brazilian Planetariums
Annual meeting of brazilian professionals who work in planetariums
October 23, 2015 - October 24, 2015, various times (Pasadena, California United States)
35th Anniversary Celebration
We are planning a grand celebration of our 35th anniversary year. Activities will include a special reception for Charter members, new HQ dedication and open-house, book signing event, an evening gala (where we will announce a recipient for the Cosmos Award), and more.
October 22, 2015 - October 22, 2015, 7.15pm BST (Wolverhampton, United Kingdom)
Presentation OUT OIF THE DARKNES PLUTO & THE OUTER WORLDS
Andrew Lound presents his Odyssey Dramatic Presentation about the exploration of Pluto updated with the New Horizons information.
October 17, 2015, 2:00pm to 9:45pm (Los Angeles, California United States)
Griffith Observatory Star Party
Planetary Society Volunteers will set up a display table, hand out free science materials and bring telescopes for the public to use and enjoy celestial views of the universe like our Sun, Moon, Planets, bright stars, comets, planetary nebulas and globular clusters.
October 14, 2015 - October 14, 2015, 7.30pm BST (Stourbridge, United Kingdom)
Presentation LUNATICK ASTRONOMY
Andrew Lound presents his Odyssey dramatic Presentation about the astronomical work of James Watt, Matthew Boulton, Joseph Priestly etc of the 18th century think tank.
Join us for our regular monthly meeting at the Planetary Society Headquarters in Pasadena, where we will be planning out our volunteer schedule for the month and discussing our upcoming events. We will have food available and look forward to seeing you and meeting new volunteers.
October 5, 2015 - October 5, 2015, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm pst (Claremont, United States)
Sustainable Claremont energy efficiency & solar usage
An asteroid or comet headed for Earth is the only large-scale natural disaster we can prevent. Working together to fund our Shoemaker NEO Grants for astronomers, we can help save the world.