TOMS RIVER — Fall in love with, or under, the stars at the Robert J. Novins Planetarium (Bldg #13) this February. The planetarium is located on the Ocean County College Main Campus, College Drive, Toms River, NJ. Please park in Parking Lot #2.
- 11:30 am, One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure
- 2:00 pm, Defying Gravity: It Is Rocket Science!
- 7:00 pm, Wonders Of The Seasonal Sky — Winter Sky
- 8:30 pm, Laser Tribute
- 11:00-12:00 pm, PreK PJ Party + Valentine’s Day Show (ages 4 and under)
Join us for one of our popular PJ Party Shows! Bring the kids to the planetarium in their pajamas to learn about the stars and planets. The PreK PJ Party, for our littlest astronomers, features a craft followed by a 30-minute show. Tickets are a general admission price of $10 for all patrons age 3 and up. Price includes pre-show activities and the planetarium show. Advance purchase is recommended, as we do often sell out.
- 12:30-1:45 pm, PJ Party + Valentine’s Day Show (ages 5 and above)
This PJ Party includes crafts and a 45-minute show. All tickets are a general admission price of $10. Price includes pre-show activities and the planetarium show. Advance purchase is recommended, as we do often sell out.
- 11:00 am, The Little Star That Could
- 2:00 pm, Continuum
- 7:00 pm, One Day On Mars
- 8:30 pm, Laser Zeppelin
- 6:15-8:00 pm, A Valentine’s Evening Under The Stars
Spend the evening with your special someone under the stars. Refreshments will be served from 6:15-7:00 pm, followed by a sky show in the Planetarium Theater from 7:00-8:00 pm, presented by a local astronomer. Hear the stories of love and romance immortalized in the stars and delight to the sights and sounds of romantic laser songs interspersed throughout the hour-long program. Tickets for this special event are $20 each and include refreshments and the planetarium show.
To learn more about the shows, visit ocean.edu/planetarium. To purchase tickets, visit tickets.ocean.edu or call 732-255-0343. (Group discount may be available.) Tickets are available at the door but advance purchase is recommended as many shows sell out!
For recorded show information, call 732-255-0342.