TJC science center’s 7th annual ‘Love Under the Stars’ set Feb. 9 and 10 | TJC

TJC science center’s 7th annual ‘Love Under the Stars’ set Feb. 9 and 10

Throughout the ages, the poets and composers have been inspired by love and its relationship to the cosmos.

Valentine couples can enjoy an evening of “Love Under the Stars” from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Feb. 9 and 10, at the Center for Earth & Space Science Education at Tyler Junior College.

The science center is located at 1411 E. Lake St., on the TJC main campus. Parking is free.

“This is our seventh year to host ‘Love Under the Stars,’ and it just keeps growing in popularity,” said Kimberly Lessner, TJC executive director of marketing, media and communications.

The dome program will also include a look at the constellations visible in the night sky and a virtual tour through the solar system and beyond to visit places in the universe that have inspired or were inspired by love.

Musical entertainment will be provided by members of the TJC Band Program.

Admission is $85 per couple (ages 21 and up), and includes: heavy hors d’oeuvres and beverages; full-dome planetarium show; an outdoor, telescopic viewing (weather permitting); a couples’ gift basket; and a commemorative photo.

Advance tickets can be purchased online at or at the science center ticket counter. Seating is limited.

For more information, go to or call 903-510-2312.

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