Posted: 9/01/11

TAMIU Planetarium Shows ‘A Bug’s Life’ Saturday



Take your children to see Disney’s Pixar “A Bug’s Life” at the Texas A&M International University Lamar Bruni Vergara Planetarium Family Movie Day Saturday, Sept. 3.

Show times are at noon, 2, 4, 6 and 8 p.m. Tickets are $3 and the snack bar will be open with goodies as low as $1.

The ticket booth opens at 11 a.m.

“This will be our third Family Movie Day this year. Parents, grandparents and their children come and enjoy a family day out with us at our Family Movie Day events,” said Laura C. Jimenez, associate director, LBV Planetarium.

The next Family Movie Day will be the Spooktacular Family Event on Saturday, Oct. 29.

LBV Planetarium changed its hours of operation to better accommodate guests. The LBV Planetarium will be open to the public Saturdays starting at 4 p.m. with a $3 matinee show. Other shows will run at 5, 6 and 7 p.m. Saturdays. General admission is $5 for adults and $4 for children.

The Planetarium is closed Fridays.

For descriptions of shows and an upcoming schedule, visit tamiu.edu/planetarium or call 326-DOME (3663).

For more information, contact Jimenez at planetarium@tamiu.edu

Journalists who need additional information or help with media requests and interviews should contact the Office of Public Relations, Marketing and Information Services at prmis@tamiu.edu