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Star Families - Greek Myths & Legends

250 East Franklin Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Dates: August 3, 2024
Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Come enjoy science and storytelling and learn to find some of the constellations in the current night sky that are associated with Greek myths. You’ll hear how the bears Ursa Major and Ursa Minor got their really long tails, why Corvus the Crow will eternally regret telling a lie about a water snake, and why Hercules is the reason the stars of Cancer the Crab are so dim. Tickets include admission to Morehead Planetarium and Science Center.