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Upcoming Events

Please check with the sponsoring organization to confirm times and locations for all events.

O‘ahu Events: call (808) 956-8566

Wednesday, November 16, Frontiers of Astronomy Community Lecture, “Black Holes and the Fate of the Universe,” by Günther Hasinger, IfA director, 7:30 p.m., UH Manoa Art Building Auditorium (Room 132).

Save this date! Sunday, April 29, 2012, Annual IfA Manoa Open House.

Maui Events: call (808) 573-9516 Maui Maikalani Community Lectures usually occur on the second Friday of the month.

Hawai‘i Island Events:
(808) 932-2328 or

‘Imiloa Astronomy Center of Hawai‘i features the “Maunakea Skies”  lecture series on the third Saturday of the month. (808) 969-9700,

The Onizuka Center for International Astronomy Visitor Information Station (VIS) at Hale Pohaku (9,300-foot level of Mauna Kea) is open daily, 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

"The Universe Tonight" features recent discoveries, 6:00 p.m., first Saturday of every month.

Lecture on the cultural aspects of Mauna Kea, 6:00 p.m., third Saturday of every month.

Public stargazing nightly from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m.

Escorted summit tours begin at the VIS at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. For essential information, see mauna-kea/summit-tours.html