Celestial Ball

Celestial Ball | Saturday, September 8, 2018 | 6:30 pm - Midnight | Black Tie

Saturday, September 8, 2018 |  6:30 pm-Midnight  |  Black Tie

On Saturday, September 8, 2018, the Adler Planetarium Women’s Board will host their biggest fundraising event of the year. The annual black-tie gala set under the stars raises funds for educational programming that engages people in doing science and inspires young people to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).

The Adler will recognize American hero, Captain James A. Lovell, Jr. and Magellan Corporation represented by President, Bob Arthur.

For details about sponsorship opportunities, please see our sponsorship brochure!

For more information, please contact development@adlerplanetarium.org.

Teen science Sommelier does table-side science.

Corporate Honorees 2003–Present

2017    Dover

2016    S&C Electric

2015    BMO Harris Bank

2014    PNC Bank

2013    JPMorgan Chase

2012    Motorola Solutions

2011    PNC Bank as “Science Education Partner Awardee” (with “Special Recognition Awards” to Gensler and to McKinsey & Company)

2010    Charter One Bank

2009    Motorola/Motorola Foundation

2008    Illinois Tool Works

2007    ComEd

2006    (none – Adler’s 75th Anniversary)

2005    S&C Electric

2004    Boeing

2003    Household