Thanks a billion! Our year-in-review

peterborough_planetarium_2013_highlightsThanks to the hundreds of educators and other members of the public as well as the thousands of students (more than 9,000, by our estimates) that made our first year of bringing the universe to a location near you such a success!

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Some of the nearly 2,000 folks who took-in our shows at Lansdowne Place Mall in Peterborough over March Break 2013

Here are just a few of our achievements for 2013:

– more than 9,000 participants through the dome in dozens of days of shows

– visits to schools not only across Peterborough, Durham, and Northumberland, but on extended tours through Kitchener/Waterloo, and even two weeks in New Brunswick!

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Our newest custom horizon for one of the areas we serve, the town of Port Hope, ON

– adding our own custom photorealistic landscape horizons of Peterborough, Cobourg, Port Hope, Oshawa, St John, NB, and Jasper, AB to our shows

– adding new special effects (animated flaming solar prominences on the Sun, journey to the nucleus of a comet, 3D fly-around of the Orion Nebula) to our primary show “Tour of the Universe

peterborough_planetarium_media– media coverage on CBC Radio, CHEX TV in Peterborough, and various local print media

– shows for a diverse range of schools:

* public elementary and high schools
* alternative education venues such as Montessori schools
* private schools such as the prestigious Lakefield College School
* schools with special focuses, such as Sugarloaf Senior High in Campbelton, NB, which has a strong First Nations education component

– shows for a diverse range of non-school venues:

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Students taking-in the constellation portion of our “Tour of the Universe” show

* malls (e.g. Lansdowne Place in Peterborough)
* museums (Peterborough Museum and Archives)
* Scouting and other youth groups
* service clubs (Lion’s Club of New Hamburg, ON)
* retirement and nursing homes (Port Hope Community Nursing Home)
* resorts (Delta Rocky Crest Golf Resort, Muskoka)
* corporate training (Cisco Systems Canada)
* county fairs (the Port Hope Fall Fair)
* the YMCA

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