Public Schools of Robeson County


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Robeson Planetarium and Science Center presents:  

Our next public show is Saturday, February 13th at 1 pm.  This month’s program is Exploring New Horizons, all about solar system exploration and the recent fly by of Pluto and its moons.  Come learn about the latest discoveries in space exploration.

Admission is free. Groups of ten or more should make reservations please.

We are located at 420 Caton Road in Lumberton. 


Website: www.robeson.k12.nc.us/domain/47

Email joy.ivey@robeson.k12.nc.us

Director: Ken Brandt
 Secretary: Joy Ivey
Driver: Cleveland Oxendine 
Supervisor: Dr. Linda Emanuel
Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum & Instruction 
Our address: 420 Caton Road, Lumberton, NC Phone 910-735-2148 email: kenneth.brandt@robeson.k12.nc.us

Please note that our schedule is subject to change, as current events in space science dictate. 

Ken Brandt's podcast for the International Year of Astronomy: How to find the directions using the Sun and shadows, can be heard here: Ken's pod cast .  Listen to today'podcast Here.

One of the teacher activities linked is Ken's simple way to demonstrate the Phases of Venus, which Galileo saw 400 years ago. The activity can be found here: Galileo Was Right!

Weather: here is a link for our own clear sky clock. See whether it'll be clear or cloudy here in SE NC.

For reservations and other information call (910) 735-2148, or email joy.ivey@robeson.k12.nc.us