Big Island Events: call 932-2328. or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
AstroTalks at UH Hilo:
"Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9," by Peter Jedicke, Friday, January
21, 7 p.m.
"Astrobiology," by Karen Meech, Friday, February 11, 7 p.m.
Journey Through the Universe Family Science Day at Prince Kuhio Plaza.
Hands-on science activities and exhibits, Sunday, January 23, 12–3
Journey Through the Universe Family Science Night at the UH Hilo Theater. Performance
by Challenger Center scientists,
Wednesday, January 26, 6–8 p.m.
2005 Astronaut Ellison Onizuka Science Day at UH Hilo, Saturday, January
29, 8 a.m.–3 p.m.
Interactive exhibits and displays open to the public. Workshops available
to students in grades 4–10 and their parents. Register: www.spacegrant.hawaii.edu/OnizukaDay/
VISITING MAUNA KEA
The Onizuka Center for International Astronomy Visitor Information Station
(VIS) at Hale Pohaku (9,300-foot level of Mauna Kea) is open daily
from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Public stargazing nightly from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m.
"The Universe Tonight" features recent observations and discoveries,
6:00 p.m., first Saturday of every month.
"Malalo I Ka Lani Po" features cultural aspects of Mauna
Kea, 6:00 p.m., third Saturday of every month.
Mauna Kea summit tours are available on Saturdays & Sundays. Arrive
at the VIS in your own four-wheel-drive vehicle by 1:00 p.m. for orientation