CSU Happenings for Dec. 19-Jan. 2

DEC. 19 - Space Science Center to Debut Full-Dome, In-House Production
Columbus State University’s Coca-Cola Space Science Center is debuting its first full-dome, in-house planetarium production as part of its holiday schedule through Jan. 2. The center’s Omnisphere Theatre will show the popular children’s feature In My Backyard, re-produced for a full-dome viewing experience, at 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday. The same show times will apply through the holidays, as the center will be open Dec. 21-23, Dec. 28-30 and Jan. 2. For more information, including the entire Omnisphere Theatre show schedule, all space science center attractions and admission prices, call 706-649-1470 or go to http://www.ccssc.org.

DEC. 21-25, 28, JAN 1 - CSU to Close for Holidays, Furlough
Columbus State will close Monday through Friday, Dec. 21-25 and Jan. 1 for the Christmas and New Year holidays, plus Monday, Dec. 28 as a designated furlough day for faculty and staff.

JAN. 2 – NCAA Women’s Basketball
The CSU women’s basketball squad will host Fort Valley State for a contest at 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 2 in the Lumpkin Center. Admission prices are $5 for adults; $3 for students/kids (including non-CSU students); and free for ages 5 and under and CSU students, faculty and staff with ID. For more information, call 706-568-2204 or go to http://www.csucougars.com.