Girlstart’s STEM Studio and Mini-Planetarium is a unique space for families to explore astronomy! Starry Nights are held the 1st Thursday of every month (except January, June, July and August), with each month featuring a new astronomy experience and related hands-on activities. All ages are welcome to stop by any time between 5:30pm and 7:00pm. RSVP is recommended; however, it is not required to join us.

Upcoming Starry Nights at Girlstart:

Thursday, November 2, 2017
Featuring Native American Mythology Star Shows

Hands-on activities include:

  • Identify animal tracks
  • Engineer a teepee
  • Design a unique totem pole
  • Make a mini bow and arrow

Additional activities and resources from our friends at the Austin Astronomical Society.


Thursday, December 7, 2017
Featuring Inuit Star Shows

Thursday, February 1, 2018
Featuring Ancient Chinese Legend Star Shows

Thursday, March 1, 2018
Featuring the Mayan Skies Star Shows

Thursday, April 5, 2018
Featuring Lunar Shows

Thursday, May 3, 2018
Featuring Ancient Egyptian Mythology Star Shows

RSVP for Native American Mythology Starry Night

Thursday, November 2, 2017

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