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Sunday March 9, 2014 is 'Imiloa's Annual Family Day
‘Imiloa’s Annual Family Day
Celebrating Journey through the Universe’s 10th Anniversary
Hilo, Hawai‘i – Celebrate ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center’s 8th anniversary at ‘Imiloa’s Annual Family Day sponsored by KTA Super Stores. This year’s event also celebrates Journey through the Universe’s 10th anniversary and takes place on Sunday, March 9, 2014. Thanks to the generous sponsorship of KTA Super Stores, this joint celebration is offered free to the community.
February 2014 Maunakea Skies Topic: Modern Cosmology
Next Maunakea Skies at ‘Imiloa
Hilo, Hawai‘i – Join Dr. Simon Radford from the Caltech Submillimeter Observatory for an in-depth look at the composition of the Universe. “Modern Cosmology” is the topic at ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center’s next Maunakea Skies program Friday, February 21 at 7 p.m.
'Imiloa After Dark: Ben Kaili CD Release Performance
Ben Kaili Releases New Music at ‘Imiloa
‘Imiloa After Dark Features Local Musician CD Release
Hilo, Hawai‘i – One of Hilo’s best kept secrets is slack-key master Ben Kaili, who’s played the local music circuit for over 30 years. Celebrate Ben’s “Huanani” CD release performance at ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center’s next ‘Imiloa After Dark, Friday, February 28, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. Enjoy Ben Kaili’s new album with a classic talk story session in the Center’s planetarium.
Viewer’s Choice-3D Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Universe
3D Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Universe Viewer’s Choice
Friday Nights at ‘Imiloa
Hilo, Hawai‘i – ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center’s live planetarium program 3D Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Universe, utilizes the 3D stereoscopic projection system in the ‘Imiloa planetarium to create an incredible journey though some of the most fascinating subjects in Astronomy. The next program is Friday, February 7, 2014 at 7 pm and will feature interests sourced from the audience. Chris Phillips, ‘Imiloa’s planetarium operator, will host the evening presentation as he “flies” participants out into space on a unique and engaging tour.
"A Universe of Wonder" January's Maunakea Skies Talk
A Universe of Wonder
Topic for next Maunakea Skies Talk
Hilo, Hawai‘i –Join Dr. Gordon K. Squires, Thirty Meter Telescope communications and education lead, at ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center for a new and ever changing perception of the Universe. A Universe of Wonder is the topic for this month’s Maunakea Skies program on Friday, January 17, 2014 at 7:00 pm.
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