Northern Starts Planetarium visits Rangeley July 23

RANGELEY — In conjunction with this year’s summer reading program theme, “A Universe of Stories,” the Rangeley Public Library will bring Northern Stars Planetarium to Rangeley on Tuesday, July 23. Rangeley Lakes Heritage Trust will host the planetarium in their new building at 2424 Main St.
There will be several different programs throughout the day. At 10 a.m., the program “Pictures in the Sky.” aimed at children in preschool and kindergarten, will ntroduce young children to the sky in a concrete manner. Together they will discover day/night, stars, constellations, clouds, the Moon, rainbows and more.
At 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. (if enough children sign up), “Our Family in the Sky,” a program aimed at kindergarten through second grade students will guide children through a tour of the Solar System. The program includes planets, comets, asteroids, the Moon and a constellation point out.
A maximum of 25 children will be allowed to sign up for each time slot. Call 207-864-5529 or stop by the library, at 7 Lake St., to sign up. Children of Rainbow School, Little Mountain School and EcoVenture already have reserved spaces.