Be a star! Join Friends of Fleischmann Planetarium and discover all that space science has to offer.
As a member and friend of Fleischmann Planetarium and Science Center at the University of Nevada, Reno, you help us fulfill our mission to encourage and increase interest, awareness and understanding of science, technology, engineering and mathematics by offering quality programs and experiences that appeal to a wide range of ages, education levels and areas of interest.
Your membership helps Fleischmann Planetarium with its operations, and enables us to bring new shows and exhibits, present special events and develop thought-provoking programs and classes for children and adults alike. In addition, Fleischmann Planetarium is a partner of the Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC) Passport Program, which offers our members free or discounted admission to hundreds of partner museums and centers around the world. Click here for details.
Join Fleischmann Planetarium and the world will open up to you!
Annual membership levels — with STELLAR benefits!
When you invest in membership, you are investing in the planetarium’s future. And because some membership dues are considered charitable contributions, a portion of your contribution may be tax deductible. Please refer to Internal Revenue Service Publication 526 for more information. Memberships are valid for one year from date of purchase. Membership privileges are nontransferable.
Silver Star / Student (14 or under) or Senior (55 and over) / $25
Sol / Individual / $35
Silver Star and Sol membership levels include:
• FREE single admission to the Planetarium’s regularly scheduled shows for ONE YEAR!
• FREE or discounted admission to more than 540 ASTC-member science centers, museums, nature centers, aquariums, planetariums, zoos and botanical gardens in 40 countries worldwide!
• Acknowledgment of your support of Fleischmann Planetarium on our website, and for one year on our member wall
• Email updates on the latest astronomical phenomena and other important news
• Invitations to special events and lectures
• Personalized membership card
• 10 percent discount on all Planetarium Gift Shop purchases
• Priority registration for Planetarium classes and programs
Alpha Centauri / Duo / $50
Includes ALL the benefits of Sol membership for two people.
Pleiades / Family (up to 6 members) / $100
Includes ALL the benefits of Sol membership extended to as many as six family members.
Above & Beyond / Donation above a Membership level
Your contribution “above and beyond” a membership level is extremely valuable to our future. For your generosity, you will receive all the benefits of that level, as well as special recognition and a designation of your choosing to projects that help the Planetarium increase its programs and services to the community.
Download a membership brochure and application form here. For more information about memberships, call (775) 784-4812 or e-mail Dan Ruby, Associate Director..