Imiloa, Hilo Attractions | January 15, 2016
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January 15, 2016

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Maunakea Skies Talk 2016

Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost: $10 for non-members and $8 for members (member level discounts apply)
Location: Planetarium

On the third Friday of each month, learn about the Hawaiian night sky at the monthly Maunakea Skies talk where astronomers from the Maunakea observatories speak about their recent discoveries and the science behind them.

January 15th             Dr. Andreea Petric, Gemini Observatory
February 19th            Very Large Baseline Array (VLBA)
April 15th                    Dr. Nobuo Arimoto, Subaru Telescope
May 20th                    Luke McKay, IfA UH 88"
June 17th                    Rodrigo Romo, PISCES
July 15th                    W. M. Keck Observatory 
September 16th            UKIRT
October 21st            Thirty Meter Telescope
November 18th            East Asia Observatory 
December 16th            NASA IRTF
The program time is 7:00 p.m. each, with all program ticketing at $10 for general admission; $8 for UHH/HawCC Student, Kupuna, Individual, Dual, and Family Members; $6 for Patron Members; Free for Silver, Gold, and Corporate Members. Tickets may be pre-purchased at the ‘Imiloa front desk or by phone, using Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or JCB, by calling (808) 932-8901 during regular business hours.  Tickets are non-refundable.