Pau Hana Pū Kākou: Celebrating 60 Years of the J. Watumull Planetarium
with Tony Smith, J. Watumull Planetarium Supervisor
Friday, June 25, 2021
4–5 p.m. HST
Online Platform: Zoom
Bishop Museum Members: Free with online registration
General: A suggested donation of $5–$10 can be made here.
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Tony will share about the J. Watumull Planetarium and the impact it has had on Earth and space science education over the past 60 years. Hear about the planetarium currently and what we can look forward to in the future.
Tony Smith is currently the Supervisor of the J. Watumull Planetarium at Bishop Museum and has worked in the field of informal science education for about 10 years. Tony began working at the J. Watumull Planetarium at Bishop Museum in the summer of 2018 when he moved to Hawai‘i from the Pacific Northwest. Tony is passionate about igniting curiosity in guests of all ages to the planetarium and helping them discover wonders from here on Earth to the edges of the universe.
The Pau Hana Seminar series is a bi-weekly live stream program by Bishop Museum researchers, collection managers, and community affiliates. These programs provoke engaging conversations on a wide range of topics related to culture and history in Hawai‘i and the Pacific.
Online Event Details:
- The program platform is Zoom, the free video conferencing software.
- A stable internet connection is required.
- The waiting room will open at 3:55 p.m. and the presentation begins at 4 p.m.
- Your Zoom display name must match the name you registered under. Only attendees whose names match the registrant list will be admitted from the Zoom waiting room.
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