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Our astronomers staff the very nicely remodeled and more comfortable Dearborn Henry Ford College Hammond Planetarium with two planetarium shows most weeks (see “Planetarium Show calendar” below),
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- Wednesday nights at 7:30PM, an Saturday afternoons at 3:00pm. The planetarium seats 38 people, and admission is free: no reservations — seating is first-come/first-seated only. In the event of an overflow, the planetarium presenter will often offer a show 1 hour later if there are no scheduling conflicts (not always possible).Along with a seasonal, digital slide show our avid astronomers make the stars and constellations, moon and planets come alive, and answer your questions.
- Ford Amateur Astronomy Club current, active qualified Planetarium volunteer operators include:
Dennis Salliotte, Robert Clubb, Larry Halstead, Tim Campbell, David Baranski, Joann Ballbach, and Liam Finn, Hayden Barrett. Private shows for groups can be scheduled through Steve Murrell.
- Remember, the Henry Ford College Planetarium is staffed by our enthusiastic FAAC members!