Astronomical centre Rijeka will hold events and special evening programs during October 4-10 to promote the World Space Week. For wide public there will be presented a special planetarium live show "The Man and the Satellite Navigation" (4-6 October at 6, 7,30 and 8,30 pm), dedicated to the World Space Week 2014, theme – Space: Guiding Your Way. During the planetarium show, public will get to know about the systems of satellite navigation, especially the benefits of its use in everyday life.
A premiere of a new film at planetarium Back to the Moon - For Good took place on Wednesday, November 19, 2014, at Astronomical Centre Rijeka at 7 pm.
Honoured guests were Igor Načinović, head of Bureau of Sports and Technical Education of City of Rijeka, members of Team Stellar Lana Grubišić PR manager, Uroš Todorović Miksaj, communications engineer, Vilko Klein, senior techincal advisor, Marin Tomičić, community manager, Olja Dešić and members of Studio Maraton, Dinko Brautović, head of Academic astronomical Society and Zlatan Hreljac, general manager of Rijeka sport d.o.o..
Astronomical Centre Rijeka, Rijeka sport Ltd., is participating in Earth Science Week for the first time. Its objectives are to engage students in discovering the Earth sciences, to remind people that Earth science is all around us, to encourage Earth stewardship through understanding and to motivate geoscientists to share their knowledge and enthusiasm about the Earth.
Event will take place from October 14 to 18 at Astronomical Centre Rijeka; for this occasion, visitors can see a film Realm of Light at the digital planetarium at 5 pm.
Group of foreign turist agencies' employees visited Astronomical Centre Rijeka today. Organizers of the visit were Rijeka tourist board and Croatian National Tourist Board and it was a part of project named ''Croatia 365 days'' (Hrvatska 365 dana). Foreign agents from Austria, Italy, Norway and Germany got to know Astronomical Centre Rijeka's unique features. Observatory and digital planetarium, as well as other additional content make the Centre's offer unique during the whole year, for the foreign and domestic visitors.
Astronomical Centre Rijeka hosted an international festival of literature LitLink festival second year in a row. Festival's organizer was Hrvatsko društvo pisaca (Croatian writers association) and readings were held at Astronomical Centre Rijeka on September 29, 2014 from 7.30 to 10.30 pm. Festival's participants were writers, editors, publishers and critics from USA, Canada and Croatia.
Except in Rijeka, readings were held in Pula and Zagreb also.
We would like to share with you our program for the June 2014 (3th – 28th June 2014) for Astronomical Centre Rijeka:
The entrance to the planetarium on that day will be commemorative 10 kunas for movies and interactive presentations (shows). Programe in only digital planetarium in Croatia is divided into morning and evening sessions.The morning program brings movies and interactive presentations for children and adults while the evening program is more suitable for students and adults.