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Upcoming Events

Please check with the sponsoring organization to confirm times and locations for all events.

O`ahu Events: call (808) 956-8566

Wednesday, November 17, Frontiers of Astronomy Community Lecture, "Who Wants to Be a One-in-a- Millionaire? The Odds of Intelligent Life & Civilization in the Galaxy," by Steven Desch (University of Arizona) 7:30 p.m., UH Manoa Art Building Auditorium (Room 132). Free.

Wednesday, December 8, "Einstein vs. Santa: Is Santa Breaking the Laws of Relativity?" Robert Jedicke (IfA), 7:30 p.m., UH Manoa Art Building Auditorium (Room 132). Free. More information.

Maui Events: call (808) 573-9516, Maui Maikalani Community Lectures usually occur on the second Friday of the month.

Hawai`i Island Events:

(808) 932-2328 or

For events at `Imiloa Astronomy Center:


The Onizuka Center for International Astronomy Visitor Information Station (VIS) at Hale Pohaku (9,300–foot level of Mauna Kea) is open daily, 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
"The Universe Tonight" features recent discoveries, 6:00 p.m., first Saturday of every month.
"Malalo I Ka Lani Po," cultural aspects of Mauna Kea, 6:00 p.m., third Saturday of every month.
Public stargazing nightly from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. Summit tours begin at the VIS at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. For essential information, see