Updated: September 10, 2012 10:28AM
All of the events listed are open to the public and will take place on Triton’s River Grove campus, 2000 Fifth Ave. Registration is required. Call the number in the listing.
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Public shows, Aug. 31-Sept. 30. Earth & Sky Shows, “The Xtra Terrestrial Files,” 7:30 p.m. and Laser Shows, 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; Children’s Shows, 2 p.m. Sundays; and Sunday Sampler, 3 p.m. Sundays. The 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22 shows will be replaced by the Monthly Skywatch. Fee: $8-$10 for adults; $4-$5 for children and senior citizens. Call (708) 583-3100 or (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3372, www.triton.edu/cernan. Monthly Skywatch, observe the wonders of the sky through telescopes, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 22. Fee: $8 for adults; $4 for children and senior citizens. Program Line (708) 583-3100 or (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3372.
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Starts at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 8. Brother Guy Consolmagno, research astronomer and planetary scientist of the Vatican Observatory, is the guest speaker. The “Big Event” is only open to Cernan Earth and Space Center members and their immediate families, but membership is open to anyone. Reservations required. Call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3294. www.triton.edu/cernan.
Meet & Greet, 12:30-2 p.m. Sept. 10 in Room B-130A. All military veterans are invited to socialize and support other veterans. The group, open to student veterans and veterans in the community, is designed to assist veterans with navigating the transition from military to student and home/community life.
Explore Your Opportunities, 6 p.m. Sept. 12 in Room B-130A&B of the Student Center (B-Building). Highlights a different area of study each month. This first session will explore the Business and Technology Department. Reservations strongly recommended. RSVP (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3130 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
From 7-9 p.m. Sept. 18 in the Robert M. Collins Center (R-Building). More than 100 four-year colleges and universities across the country will be on campus. Free shuttle from Triton’s parking lots to the Center. Call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3130; www.triton.edu.
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From 5:30-9 p.m. Sept. 28, outside on the mounds. Enjoy a PG-rated movie. Free event with popcorn and a raffle. In case of inclement weather, the movie will be shown inside the Robert M. Collins Center.~