Learn how to find the planets and constellations visible in York's January night sky during three shows presented by the York County Astronomical Society.
* "Winter Wonders" looks at the time of the winter solstice, the point where the noontime sun is lowest in the sky. Join Jackie and Michelle, two teenage girls, as they hear about the Christian and Jewish religious events during this time of year. This program includes a look at some of the solstice customs of some of the peoples of central Africa, China, Native Americans, the Inuit and the Incas to name a few.
* "StarWatch" viewers can become star watchers by exploring the current night sky, locating visible constellations, and enjoying some sky lore.
* "The Planets" tours through the solar system and other fascinating, recently discovered sights and is narrated by Kate Mulgrew of "Star Trek Voyager" fame.
Shows will be held Friday. "Winter Wonders" will be presented at 7 p.m., "StarWatch" at 7:40 p.m. and "The Planets" will be presented at 8:20 p.m. The planetarium is located in the York Learning Center at 300 E. Sixth Ave. in York. Admission is $4 for adults, $3 for children and seniors. Admission to any second or third show is $1 each. For more information, visit www.ycas.org.