Originally produced by the Adler Planetarium in Chicago, “Skywatchers of Africa” is a celebration of many diverse African cultures and their observations and explanations of the yearly cycles of the heavens. Africa has many vibrant cultures thriving today, as well as countless past civilizations that continue to speak to us through their sky lore across time. Tickets are $6 adults, $5 students,seniors, & kids, all sold at the door.

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  • Starting Friday, February 2nd, 2018, repeated every week on Friday and Saturday until Saturday, February 24, 2018 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm


William M. Staerkel Planetarium

2400 W. Bradley Ave.
Champaign, IL


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