2017 Solar Eclipse Workshop for Families

Dooley Planetarium is pleased to announce we will hold two FREE workshops for families to help them prepare for the total solar eclipse in South Carolina.

These workshops will be held on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at Dooley Planetarium.

Workshop 1 - For families with children under the age of 7

  • Check-in Time: 8:30 to 9:00 AM
  • 9:00 AM - Program One World, One Sky (Sesame Street) and Eclipse information
  • 9:45 AM - Move to CEMC 228B for hands-on activities for you and your family.
  • 10:30 AM - Program ends

** 47 Seats Remain **

Workshop 2 - For families with children over the age of 7

  • Check-in Time: 10:00 to 10:30 AM
  • 10:30 AM - Program Earth, Moon and Sun and Eclipse information
  • 11:15 AM - Move to CEMC 228B for hands-on activities for you and your family.
  • 12:00 PM - Program ends

** 37 Seats Remain **

To register your family (maximum of 5 attendees) please complete our RESERVATION REQUEST FORM.

If you have any problems with the form link please call 843.661.1355 Monday - Thursday. We will return your call and take your reservation by phone if necessary. Francis Marion University is on limited operation hours on Friday's during the summer months and Dooley Planetarium is not staffed on these days.