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11:00 am

Earth, Moon, and Sun

June 28, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 1, 2018

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Earth, Moon & Sun

Join us in the Planetarium for fun and witty show. Coyote has razor-sharp wit, but he’s a little confused about what he’s seeing in the sky. This production tackles many concepts associated with the Earth-Moon-Sun system including: eclipses, lunar phases, seasonal changing, and the physical nature of the Sun and the Moon. Educational Content appropriate ...

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11:30 am

Flint Knapping

Nature Lab Meet the Experts: Flint knapping

June 28, 2018 @ 11:30 am
State Museum of Pennsylvania 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Which one doesn't belong? Join Sr. Curator Kurt Carr and Curator Janet Johnson to learn about what materials Native Americans used for flint knapping of projectile points and making of stone tools. This presentation is included with general admission to The Museum.

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1:00 pm

Compass, Calendar, and Clock

June 28, 2018 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until September 2, 2018

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Join us in the Planetarium to discover how ancient cultures learned the sky is not just a thing of beauty, but also our window for the position of our planet. Understanding how our planet is aligned with the distant stars allows anyone to use the sky as a compass, a calendar and a clock. This ...

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