The Herrett Center for Arts & Science

Upcoming Special Events

All events listed are free to the public unless otherwise noted, made possible by the Herrett Center, the College of Southern Idaho, the Associated Students of CSI, the CSI Foundation, or as listed. Please join us!

  • May 2021
    • Int'l Astronomy Day - Space & Astronomy Make-n-Take - Rick Allen Room
    • Int'l Astronomy Day - Solar Viewing - Centennial Observatory
      • May 15, 2021  1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

        Safe telescope views of the sun.  Weather permitting.

    • Int'l Astronomy Day - Nighttime telescope viewing - Centennial Observatory
      • May 15, 2021  9:30 PM - 11:30 PM

        Waxing crescent (16%) moon, Mars, double stars, star clusters, and nebulae.  Weather permitting.

    • Total Lunar Eclipse - Centennial Observatory
      • May 26, 2021  3:30 AM - 5:30 AM

        Total lunar eclipse. Subtly increasing shading from 2:48 - 3:45 AM.  Growing dark "bite" missing from the moon from 3:45 - 5:11 AM.  Totality from 5:11 - 5:26 AM (max. eclipse 5:20 AM). Decreasing dark "bite" 5:26 - 6:52 AM (although local moonset is at 6:15 AM).


  • June 2021

Or, plan your visit with our online calendar.

Comments or questions? Email us: herrett@csi.edu