TWIN FALLS, Idaho (News Release) – The Faulkner Planetarium has expanded its schedule of shows from now until Labor Day. Effective immediately, there are 22 showings a week. Starting June 14, that will increase to 26 opportunities to take in a show each week.

The summer public show schedule times through June 11 are as follows:

Tuesdays: 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, 7 and 8 p.m.
Wednesdays: 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 p.m.
Thursdays: 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 p.m.
Fridays: 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, 7 and 8 p.m.
Saturdays: 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, 4:30, 7 and 8 p.m.

The summer public show schedule times starting June 14 are as follows:

Tuesdays: 10:30 a.m., 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, 7 and 8 p.m.
Wednesdays: 10:30 a.m., 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 p.m.
Thursdays: 10:30 a.m., 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 p.m.
Fridays: 10:30 a.m., 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, 7 and 8 p.m.
Saturdays: 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, 4:30, 7 and 8 p.m.

Two new shows are coming up this summer; Asteroid: Mission Extreme and Cell, Cell, Cell. Both of these shows are slated to open during the month of July. With up to ten different titles offered each week, there’s something for everyone at Idaho’s largest and most technologically advanced planetarium.

Admission prices to planetarium shows are $6 for adults, $5 for seniors, and $4 for students, including CSI students with a valid student ID; children under age 2 are admitted free.

To see the current show schedule and get more information log onto the Herrett Center’s web page or call (208) 732-6655. The website also contains trailers for most of the programs offered in the Planetarium.