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, March 1, 2018
Featuring the Mayan Skies Star Shows

Hands-on activities include:

  • Make a device to shoot a ball through a hoop on a Mayan ceremonial ballcourt
  • Explore Mayan archaeological sites through Virtual Reality
  • Design and create an ancient ceremonial mask
  • Construct a replica of an ancient Mayan pyramid

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

Thursday, April 5, 2018
Featuring Lunar Shows

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

RSVP for Mayan Skies Starry Night

Thursday, March 1, 2018

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