Members’ Night: Spooky Space | Oct. 13

Members' Night: Spooky Space | Oct. 13

Friday, October 13
6:00—10:00 pm

Join us for an exclusive night at the Adler as we explore the mysteries of outer space and the creepy Cosmos—all while trick-or-treating!

Member Experiences

  • Meet NASA astronaut Terry Virts at a special Q&A with Adler teens*
  • Learn about the world’s strangest omens, myths, and superstitions
  • Create your own haunted cosmic mixtape with sounds pulled from light and radio waves
  • #LookUp with Adler astronomers in the Doane Obervatory, Chicagoland’s largest aperture telescope available to the public (weather permitting)
  • Stop by our Community Design Lab where teen volunteers will be facilitating wind tunnel challenges with members of all ages
  • Discover more about Adler’s amateur space program, Far Horizons
  • Join Adler curator Pedro Raposo as he showcases memorable artifacts from our world-renowned collection at our Collections Corner
  • Learn how to become a Citizen Scientist and participate in real scientific research with our Zooniverse team
  • Take advantage of double discounts in Galileo’s Café (20% off) and the Adler store (30% off)
  • Dance the night away (while doing your best Moonwalk), enjoy the DJ, facepainting, balloon artist, photo opps, and more!

This is a free event exclusive to Adler members.

Not an Adler member? Become a member today and kick-off your member experience at Members’ Night: Spooky Space!

Paid parking for this event is available in the lot adjacent to the Adler.

*This presentation is limited capacity and will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Sessions will begin at 7:30 pm and 8:30 pm.