Virtual Solar System Tour

Seminole State College’s Emil Buehler Planetarium will guide us on a virtual tour of our solar system! All ages welcome. FREE, no library card required. Register in advance!

Local Astronomy Hotspots

Local astronomy enthusiast, Nanci Adler, will show us some great spots around Maitland to engage in astronomy activities! Suitable for all ages.

Virtual NASA Chat

Talk with Kaisa Rodríguez-Nylund and learn what it is like to work at NASA. Kaisa will talk about her career, what brought her to NASA and more. Q & …

DIY Sundial

Local astronomy enthusiast, Nanci Adler, shows us how to make our own sundial! Suitable for all ages. Materials will be available for pickup at the library (in person or …

Solar System Ambassadors

NASA News – Lecture and Discussion

Join NASA Solar System Ambassador Mark Guillette for an Astronomy Week talk. He will discuss upcoming missions and other exciting developments in space exploration. A one-hour presentation will be …

Sunspot Viewing

We’ll have a telescope set up on our patio with a special solar filter so you can view the Sun safely! Open to anyone who wants to stop by …

Galaxy Glasses

Galaxy Glass Painting

It is Astronomy Week, so our craft is based on the stars. Create a unique starscape on a wine glass at this painting activity. Adults 18+ only; registration required. …

Astronomy Week Movie: Star Trek

Wrap up Astronomy Week by watching Star Trek (2009, PG-13). Popcorn provided.

Lunar Lecture

UCF Physics Professor Adrienne Dove will discuss the current science and exploration of the moon.

Telescope Night in Quinn Strong Park

View the night sky in Quinn Strong Park with MPL staff and guests from the Emil Buehler Planetarium at Seminole State College.