Kona Harp Ensemble Plays in the Planetarium
Kona Harp Ensemble Heads to ‘Imiloa Planetarium
To Play Under the Stars!
Hilo, Hawai‘i – ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center presents the Kona Harp Ensemble on Sunday, April 12 at 11:00 a.m. Kona Harp Ensemble’s unique sound of three harps, various traditional flutes, a synth and percussion will take the audience on a musical journey around the world. Enjoy music by Vivaldi, Beethovan, Pachebel, O’Carollan, Jimmy Page, as well as Hawaiian music and original compositions beautifully set by the backdrop of ‘Imiloa’s night sky. Experience the beautiful music of this diverse and talented five-member ensemble as they converge on one stage for a rare afternoon concert.
New Planetarium Show SUNSTRUCK starts April 1
Explore the Sun in SUNSTRUCK
‘Imiloa’s New Planetarium Show
Hilo, Hawai‘i -‘Imiloa Astronomy Center introduces a new fulldome planetarium show, SUNSTRUCK, premiering Wednesday, April 1, 2015. SUNSTRUCK allows the audience to travel to the distant future to discover the sun’s connection to the universe’s cosmic cycle of life and death.
Stargazing Live with the VIS
Stargazing Live at ‘Imiloa
New Evening Planetarium Program
Hilo, Hawai‘i –‘Imiloa Astronomy Center’s planetarium introduces the new live stargazing program in partnership with the Onizuka Center for International Astronomy Visitor Information Station (VIS) on Friday, March 27, 2015 at 7pm.
25 Years of Science with the Hubble Space Telescope March 20, 2015
Hubble Space Telescope Turns 25
Next Maunakea Skies at ‘Imiloa
Hilo, Hawai‘i –“25 Years of Science with the Hubble Space Telescope” is the topic at ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center’s next Maunakea Skies program Friday, March 20, 2015 at 7 p.m. with Dr. Richard Griffiths from the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo Department of Physics and Astronomy.
Cream Tea and Chat Sunday March 15
‘Imiloa Hosts A Cream Tea & Chat with JoAnn Aquirre
During National Nutrition Month
Hilo, Hawai‘i – ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center observes National Nutrition Month with A Cream Tea & Chat on Sunday, March 15, 2015 from 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Experience a traditional cream tea with JoAnn Aguirre while learning about the health benefits of drinking tea.