The Dome Theater Experience

Dome Theater image Event Type: Family/All Ages
Date: 10/20/2012
Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Time: 5:00 PM
 Step inside this inflatable dome and be surrounded by a state-of-the-art, high-definition digital presentation. It's an exciting way to learn about science, a sort of mini-IMAX experience! From 10 am to 5 pm, four shows will be presented in rotation: The Dinosaur Prophecy (grades K to 4), The Secret of the Cardboard Rocket (grades pre-K to 2), Earth's Wild Ride (grades 1 to 4), and Fantasy Worlds (grades 3 to 8). Click to see show schedule. Choose just one show and reserve your place with a free ticket, available to Champaign residents starting Sat., Oct. 13, and to the general public starting Mon., Oct. 15. Visit the children's desk to make your reservation. Children under age 8 will need to have an adult attend with them. Families are welcome; sorry, due to limited space, we cannot accommodate groups. Sponsored by BankChampaign N.A. and Mark Ballard.
Library: Main Library, 200 W. Green St.    Map
Location: Robeson Pavilion Room A & B
Other Information:
One show per person, please. 
The Dinosaur Prophecy
10 am | 12 pm | 2 pm | 4 pm
Recommended for Grades K to 4
Join paleontologists at the scene of the crime, excavating bones and wondering what killed the mighty dinosaurs.

The Secret of the Cardboard Rocket
10:30 am | 1:30 pm | 3:30 pm
Recommended for Grades pre-K to 2
Climb aboard a magical cardboard rocket with two young adventurers and experience a breathtaking, closeup look at each of our solar system's planets.

Earth's Wild Ride
11 am | 1 pm | 3 pm
Recommended for Grades 1 to 4
Experience the heart-pounding exhilaration of a water canyon ride near an erupting volcano.

Fantasy Worlds
11:30 am | 2:30 pm | 4:30 pm
Recommended for Grades 3 to 8

Explore the limits of life! Is extra-solar life more strange than life on Earth?
Contact: Children's Services
Contact Number: 217/403-2030
Link: Visit the Dome Theater website