Halloween: Celestial Origins

When:
October 26, 2018 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
2018-10-26T16:15:00-06:00
2018-10-26T17:00:00-06:00
Where:
Casper Planetarium
904 North Poplar
Cost:
$3.00

Halloween origins

Halloween:  Celestial Origins     From the festival of Samhain celebrated by the ancient Celts to the Christian traditions of All Hallows Eve, there’s a lot of history behind Halloween.  There’s also astronomy, using constructions like Stonehenge to track the seasons.  Learn how legends, science, and tradition combined to create what we know as Halloween — and where to find the witch’s face in the sky.

Run Time:   24 minutes                  Recommended for ages 8 and up

Comments are closed.