Planetarium Show: The Little Star That Could

Posted Dec. 04, 2013, at 10:15 a.m.

Sunday, January 19 to Sunday, January 26, 2014; 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Location: Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, University of Maine, 5781 Wingate Hall (120 Munson Road), Orono, Maine

Contact: Alan Davenport; (207)581-1341


Ages 5-8 (Kindergarten to third grade)

Youngsters see and explore the fall sky under the dome, and meet a young star just discovering the universe. Join a medium sized, yellow star as he makes his way through space. In his travels he meets other stars and learns about our galaxy and the planets, in this one-hour Omnidome adventure.

Sunday, January 19, 26

Planetarium shows are held every Friday and Sunday at 7 PM and 2 PM, respectively. For more information, visit