Saturday, October 29, 2022
10 a.m.
Join the Music and Humanities LLC on a trip to the Indianapolis Día De Los Muertos Festival! On October 29th from 10am to 4pm, APM Rose will be taking a group of Music and Humanities students to the Día De Los Muertos Festival to enjoy live music and local vendors at this Hispanic cultural event!
10 a.m.
Flyer advertising greenhouse halloween eventExperience Halloween at the Rinard Orchid Greenhouse and Nature Lab.
3:30 p.m.
"Earth, Moon & Sun"Coyote has many misconceptions about our home planet and its most familiar neighbors. His confusion about the universe makes viewers think about how Earth, Moon and Sun work together as a system and learn to distinguish between myths and science. Learn the basics of fusion and solar energy and why the Sun rises and sets.
5 p.m.
There will be a total eclipse of the Sun visible from Muncie, Indiana in just two years. A total solar eclipse is such a spectacular event, it is never too early to start planning for one. Come learn how solar and lunar eclipses happen, and about scientific discoveries that have been supported by total solar eclipses. This show also uses beautiful visuals to explore the historical and cultural view of eclipses, and explains how to safely see these awe-inspiring sights.​​
5:30 p.m.
Piano performancePiano Palooza is a concert that features the four members of the Ball State piano faculty.
6:30 p.m.
"Halloween: Celestial Origins"What do you associate with Halloween? Trick-or-Treating, costumes… astronomy? After all, Halloween is an astronomical holiday! During this program you will learn the history of Halloween and how it fits into the seasons as a “cross-quarter day.” We will also explore the night sky and learn what planets, constellations, and stars will be out on your Halloween evening.