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Department of State

New Jersey State Museum

The Hon. Tahesha Way, Secretary of State

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Events At The Museum

Events Calendar

One World, One Sky
May 21/22 2022

Planetarium Shows

12:00 pm  To Space and Back
1:00 pm  One World, One Sky
2:00 pm  Touch the Stars
3:00 pm  Dynamic Earth

One World, One Sky
May 28/29 2022

Planetarium Shows

12:00 pm  To Space and Back
1:00 pm  One World, One Sky
2:00 pm  Touch the Stars
3:00 pm  Dynamic Earth

One World, One Sky
June 4/5 2022

Planetarium Shows

12:00 pm  To Space and Back
1:00 pm  One World, One Sky
2:00 pm  Touch the Stars
3:00 pm  Dynamic Earth

Small Explorers Series
June 11 2022

Small Explorers: NJ Lighthouses: Finding Our Way to the Beach!

11:00 - 11:45 am In-person session
12:15 - 1:00 pm Virtual session

This month in our Small Explorers program we’re reading “Hello Lighthouse” by Sophie Blackall. New Jersey is known for its beaches. We go to the beach in a car or bus, but what if we came in a boat? Lighthouses guide the way. Paint your own lighthouse, explore some boat lore, and float into summer with us.

Choose either the in-person session (limit of 10 families) or the virtual session (limit of 20 families.) Deadline for registration is June 6. If you have questions email Susan.Kozak-Buckley@sos.nj.gov.

In person registration

Virtual registration

One World, One Sky
June 11 2022

Jaw Dropping World of Sharks Lecture Series

2:00 pm
“Why Everything You Know About Shark Conservation is Wrong”
David Shiffman, Ph.D., Arizona State University
Live streamed on Facebook

One World, One Sky
June 11/12 2022

Planetarium Shows

12:00 pm  To Space and Back
1:00 pm  One World, One Sky
2:00 pm  Touch the Stars
3:00 pm  Dynamic Earth

One World, One Sky
June 18/19 2022

Planetarium Shows

12:00 pm  To Space and Back
1:00 pm  One World, One Sky
2:00 pm  Touch the Stars
3:00 pm  Dynamic Earth

One World, One Sky
June 25/26 2022

Planetarium Shows

12:00 pm  To Space and Back
1:00 pm  One World, One Sky
2:00 pm  Touch the Stars
3:00 pm  Dynamic Earth

One World, One Sky
July 2/3 2022

Planetarium Shows

12:00 pm  Dynamic Earth
1:00 pm  One World, One Sky
2:00 pm  Laser Rock
3:00 pm  Touch the Stars

One World, One Sky
July 5-8 2022

Planetarium Shows

10:30 am  Dynamic Earth
11:30 am  Laser Rock
1:20 pm  Touch the Stars

Richard Fernicola, M.D., author of 12 Days of Terror
July 9 2022

Jaw Dropping World of Sharks Lecture Series

2:00 pm
“12 Days of Terror - 1916 Shark Attack Along the Jersey Shore”
Richard Fernicola, M.D., author of 12 Days of Terror
In-person in the Museum

One World, One Sky
July 9/10 2022

Planetarium Shows

12:00 pm  Dynamic Earth
1:00 pm  One World, One Sky
2:00 pm  Laser Rock
3:00 pm  Touch the Stars

One World, One Sky
July 12-15 2022

Planetarium Shows

10:30 am  Dynamic Earth
11:30 am  Laser Rock
1:20 pm  Touch the Stars

One World, One Sky
July 16/17 2022

Planetarium Shows

12:00 pm  Dynamic Earth
1:00 pm  One World, One Sky
2:00 pm  Laser Rock
3:00 pm  Touch the Stars

One World, One Sky
July 19-22 2022

Planetarium Shows

10:30 am  Dynamic Earth
11:30 am  Laser Rock
1:20 pm  Touch the Stars

One World, One Sky
July 23/24 2022

Planetarium Shows

12:00 pm  Dynamic Earth
1:00 pm  One World, One Sky
2:00 pm  Laser Rock
3:00 pm  Touch the Stars

One World, One Sky
July 26-29 2022

Planetarium Shows

10:30 am  Dynamic Earth
11:30 am  Laser Rock
1:20 pm  Touch the Stars

One World, One Sky
July 30/31 2022

Planetarium Shows

12:00 pm  Dynamic Earth
1:00 pm  One World, One Sky
2:00 pm  Laser Rock
3:00 pm  Touch the Stars

One World, One Sky
August 2-5 2022

Planetarium Shows

10:30 am  Dynamic Earth
11:30 am  Laser Rock
1:20 pm  Touch the Stars

One World, One Sky
August 6/7 2022

Planetarium Shows

12:00 pm  Dynamic Earth
1:00 pm  One World, One Sky
2:00 pm  Laser Rock
3:00 pm  Touch the Stars

One World, One Sky
August 9-12 2022

Planetarium Shows

10:30 am  Dynamic Earth
11:30 am  Laser Rock
1:20 pm  Touch the Stars

Richard Fernicola, M.D., author of 12 Days of Terror
August 13 2022

Jaw Dropping World of Sharks Lecture Series

2:00 pm
NOAA Prohibitions on Coastal Sharks of New Jersey
Keith Dunton, Ph.D.
Dive deeper into the world of sharks! This series is features a variety of experts on both fossil and living sharks.
See the event flyer for details.

One World, One Sky
August 13/14 2022

Planetarium Shows

12:00 pm  Dynamic Earth
1:00 pm  One World, One Sky
2:00 pm  Laser Rock
3:00 pm  Touch the Stars

One World, One Sky
August 16-19 2022

Planetarium Shows

10:30 am  Dynamic Earth
11:30 am  Laser Rock
1:20 pm  Touch the Stars

One World, One Sky
August 20/21 2022

Planetarium Shows

12:00 pm  Dynamic Earth
1:00 pm  One World, One Sky
2:00 pm  Laser Rock
3:00 pm  Touch the Stars

One World, One Sky
August 23-26 2022

Planetarium Shows

10:30 am  Dynamic Earth
11:30 am  Laser Rock
1:20 pm  Touch the Stars

One World, One Sky
August 27/28 2022

Planetarium Shows

12:00 pm  Dynamic Earth
1:00 pm  One World, One Sky
2:00 pm  Laser Rock
3:00 pm  Touch the Stars

One World, One Sky
August-September 30-2 2022

Planetarium Shows

10:30 am  Dynamic Earth
11:30 am  Laser Rock
1:20 pm  Touch the Stars

One World, One Sky
September 3/4 2022

Planetarium Shows

12:00 pm  Dynamic Earth
1:00 pm  One World, One Sky
2:00 pm  Laser Rock
3:00 pm  Touch the Stars

 

 

 


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