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St. Johnsbury’s galleries, performances venues, centers for worship, and schools offer the best in education and inspiration.  You can find what you need in the shops of downtown St. Johnsbury.

Come find out why St. Johnsbury is a great place to live, vacation, and dine!

Quality of life is priceless, and here in St. Johnsbury, you’ll find a balance of work and relaxation that suits all kinds of interests. Jobs in healthcare, legal practice, financial services, education and the arts lead the way in our diverse community. There are opportunities for entrepreneurs and all levels of manufacturing.  You’ll find employers who are invested in and engaged with the people they support.

Year-round outdoor recreation is part of the fabric of St. Johnsbury! There is no shortage of ways to explore all throughout the year.

If you’re looking for indoor activities, you’ll find films, galleries, coffee shops and more. With a full calendar of workshops and performances, there is always something new to try.

Today’s Events

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“Tonight’s Skies” in the Lyman Spitzer Jr. Planetarium @ Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium
Aug 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

This hour long presentation goes into detail about constellation identification, celestial navigation, the seasons, planetary observation, current events, and much more. This show is a great introduction to the night sky and will have you finding our nearest neighboring galaxy, Andromeda, in a pinch from your backyard. As a special treat, this show delves into photos from a variety of telescopes from Chile in South America, to Arizona, to outside of the Earth’s atmosphere. A great show for those yearning to learn about space and the secrets it holds, this show will change slightly depending on the audience reaction.

Journey through the cosmos in Vermont’s only public planetarium! Your personal tour of the stars, planets and constellations is guided by one of our astronomy experts who will answer your questions using our state-of-the-art digital projector.

Planetarium presentations are approximately 50 minutes long and are recommended for children over the age of 5. Please call ahead to make reservations and plan to arrive at least 15 minutes before the beginning of the program. The fee for the Lyman Spitzer Jr. Planetarium is $5/person; discounted rates are available for groups of 10 or more. Call to learn how your youth group or school can schedule a trip to the planetarium.

For more about planetarium themes, check http://www.fairbanksmuseum.org/planetarium.
Call (802) 748-2372 to reserve your tickets. Please arrive at least 15 minutes in advance of the presentation to pick up reserved tickets.

“Night Skies” Lyman Spitzer Jr. Planetarium
Aug 3 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm

This half hour presentation touches on basic constellation identification, planetary observation, and touches briefly on timekeeping and navigation. A great show for all ages, the material will change slightly based on audience response. Want to hear more about a particular phenomenon, just ask!

Designed for adults and children over 10 years old.
$3 per person
To reserve tickets, call 802-748-2372. Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the program begins to pick up reserved tickets.

“Tonight’s Skies” in the Lyman Spitzer Jr. Planetarium @ Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium
Aug 3 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

This hour long presentation goes into detail about constellation identification, celestial navigation, the seasons, planetary observation, current events, and much more. This show is a great introduction to the night sky and will have you finding our nearest neighboring galaxy, Andromeda, in a pinch from your backyard. As a special treat, this show delves into photos from a variety of telescopes from Chile in South America, to Arizona, to outside of the Earth’s atmosphere. A great show for those yearning to learn about space and the secrets it holds, this show will change slightly depending on the audience reaction.

Journey through the cosmos in Vermont’s only public planetarium! Your personal tour of the stars, planets and constellations is guided by one of our astronomy experts who will answer your questions using our state-of-the-art digital projector.

Planetarium presentations are approximately 50 minutes long and are recommended for children over the age of 5. Please call ahead to make reservations and plan to arrive at least 15 minutes before the beginning of the program. The fee for the Lyman Spitzer Jr. Planetarium is $5/person; discounted rates are available for groups of 10 or more. Call to learn how your youth group or school can schedule a trip to the planetarium.

For more about planetarium themes, check http://www.fairbanksmuseum.org/planetarium.
Call (802) 748-2372 to reserve your tickets. Please arrive at least 15 minutes in advance of the presentation to pick up reserved tickets.

What’s Your Passion
Aug 3 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm

A daily exploration of the Fairbanks Museum with its staff and volunteers. Learn more about the astounding artifacts and objects on display and in our collections.

Free with admission.

“Night Skies” Lyman Spitzer Jr. Planetarium
Aug 3 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm

This half hour presentation touches on basic constellation identification, planetary observation, and touches briefly on timekeeping and navigation. A great show for all ages, the material will change slightly based on audience response. Want to hear more about a particular phenomenon, just ask!

Designed for adults and children over 10 years old.
$3 per person
To reserve tickets, call 802-748-2372. Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the program begins to pick up reserved tickets.

 

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