PR # 85 November 6, 2007
RVCC PLANETARIUM SETS HOLIDAY STAR SHOWS, LASER CONCERTS
Celebrate the holidays at the Raritan Valley Community College (RVCC) Planetarium. The Planetarium, located at RVCC?s North Branch Campus, is presenting a variety of star shows and laser concerts for all ages in December to help ring in the holiday season.
The following shows will be presented Saturdays and Sundays, December 1, 2, 8, 9, 15 and 16:
2 p.m.: The Alien Who Stole Christmas (recommended for families
with children under age 10)
Follow Santa on a trip through the solar system as he?s kidnapped by a friendly alien. The kids on the other planets also need presents.
3 p.m.: Winter Wonder Lights laser concert
Here?s a lively holiday laser concert the entire family will enjoy, with tunes ranging from ?Jingle Bells? to ?Santa Baby.?
4 p.m.: December Skies
The brightest stars of the year are clustered in the winter night sky. Learn how to use Orion as a guidepost to find more stars and constellations during the season?s crisp, clear nights.
Reservations are recommended for all shows. All Planetarium shows cost $5 each; $9 for two shows on the same day; or $13 for three shows in one day, unless noted otherwise. For additional information, call 908-231-8805 or visit www.raritanval.edu/planetarium .
RVCC, located on Route 28 and Lamington Road in North Branch, NJ, and serving Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for close to 40 years, offers more than 80 associate degrees and certificates. In addition, customized training programs and non-credit courses are available for those seeking personal and professional development.
The College is committed to offering a quality and affordable education through effective teaching, liaisons with the community?s businesses and state-of-the-art technology. For further information, visit www.raritanval.edu .