Celebrate the Lunar New Year with a live introduction to the lunar-solar calendar, China’s space program, star mythology, and Chinese new year customs from new moon to full moon. The key to understanding the calendrical system of Stems and Branches, the Five Elements and the Zodiac will be introduced through dome visuals and animation. Enjoy what to find in the nighttime sky and for the weeks ahead as Year of the Rabbit graces the calendar year. (Special poster giveaways while supply lasts)
This show is brought to you be the UMMNH Planetarium & Dome Theater, and the U-M Lieberthal-Rogel Center for Chinese Studies
Cost: $8, available on the day of the show at the Museum Store.