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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.

Upcoming Events

April 27, 2019, 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Pasadena, California United States)
Book signing: Astronomy for Kids with Dr. Bruce Betts

Join The Planetary Society at the Wright Auditorium of the Pasadena Central Library on Saturday, April 27 at 2:00 pm for an afternoon of learning and observation. Planetary Radio podcast host Mat Kaplan will join Dr. Bruce Betts in presenting fun and interesting content from his new book, Astronomy for Kids.

May 1, 2019, 6:00 p.m. (College Park, Maryland United States)
Bill Nye and Friends vs. the Asteroids

Join us on May 1 for a discussion about the threat of asteroid impact and what we can do about it. Planetary Society CEO Bill Nye will be joined by NASA chief scientist Jim Green and asteroid scientists from the International Academy of Astronautics Planetary Defense Conference. Then, Planetary Radio host Mat Kaplan will host a Planetary Radio Live discussion with asteroid experts!

 

Past Events

May 28, 2016 - May 28, 2016, 1:00pm to 5:00 pm (Rancho Cucamonga, California United States)
Star Wars Day

The "Big Read" event where Star Wars themed Characters entertain library, and cultural center attendees, Darth Vader reads to the audience to encourage reading. A host of activities that include a costume contest, Ewoks, Saber light shows,Yoda language, Storm Troopers,R2D2 photo opts, various Star Wars vehicles, etc.

May 18, 2016, 6:30 - 8:30 pm EST (Washington, D.C. United States)
The Planetary Society Reception

Join The Planetary Society’s Board members, key staff and special guests at a reception for our Washington, D.C. area members and donors.

May 14, 2016, 10 am - 4 pm PDT (Victoria, Canada)
Astronomy Day

The Planetary Society Victoria will join RASC Victoria to host Astronomy Day at the Royal BC Museum. Come and explore the mysteries of the universe!

April 23, 2016, 10:00am-3:00pm PST (Claremont, California United States)
Earth Day Celebration

An event to celebrate Earth, and educate the public on preservation, and solar energy usage.

April 2, 2016 - April 2, 2016, 10:00am-2:00pm (Rancho Cucamonga, California United States)
Earth Day Celebration

An event to celebrate, and educate the public on Earth preservation & solar usage info.

March 19, 2016, 6:00 PM ET (Westmount, Canada)
Earth Hour in Westmount

Earth Hour celebrations in the Montreal area city of Westmount. http://westmount.org/en/event/une-heure-pour-la-terre-a-westmount/

March 8, 2016, 7:00pm - 8:30pm PDT
Planetary Radio Live: All These Worlds… Planet 9 and Our Expanding Solar System

The Planetary Society returns to KPCC’s Crawford Family Forum for a special Planetary Radio Live event. Host Mat Kaplan will talk with Caltech researchers Mike “Plutokiller” Brown and Konstantin Batygin.

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