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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 www.ifa.hawaii.edu/specialevents/

Wednesday, January 4, "The City Dark," a feature documentary about light pollution and the disappearing night sky, 7:00 p.m., UH Mānoa Art Building Auditorium (Room 132). www.thecitydark.com

Sunday, April 29, 2012, Annual IfA Mānoa Open House, 11 a.m.–4 p.m.

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

www.ifa.hawaii.edu/haleakalanew/outreach/

Hawai‘i Island Events:

(808) 932-2328 or fujihara@ifa.hawaii.edu

Saturday, January 28, Onizuka Science Day, UH Hilo, 8:00 a.m.–3:15 p.m. www.spacegrant.hawaii.edu/OnizukaDay/

March 1-9, Journey through the Universe (for educators & families) www.gemini.edu/journey/

VISITING MAUNA KEA

The Onizuka Center for International Astronomy Visitor Information (VIS) at Hale Pōhaku (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.

Lecture on the 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.

Escorted summit tours begin at the VIS at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. For essential information, see www.ifa.hawaii.edu/info/vis/visiting-mauna-kea/summit-tours.html