Friends of the MMSD Planetarium
Support the MMSD Planetarium, become a "Friend"!
To support the Madison Metropolitan School District Planetarium and its mission to educate and inspire people of all ages in areas of astronomy and science. The Friends of the Planetarium is a community of people interested in directly supporting the work of the planetarium. All donations go toward improving the planetarium’s ability to carry out its mission. In return, "Friends" are invited to special events, and receive other minor benefits.
Essential updates in the planetarium:
ACCOMPLISHED (Thank You!): We couldn't have done them without you!
- Comfortable seats
- Digital full-dome video projection system
- Cove and baseboard lighting systems
Yet to be accomplished, we need your help!
- Acoustical wall coverings
- Hearing loop system
- RGB laser projectors
- Reduced pricing for public planetarium programs
- Invitation to "Friends-Only" special events
- Feeling great about supporting the planetarium and helping it to have a positive, significant and lasting impact in the our community.
- $10 - student
- $25 - individual
- $50 - family (immediate family members)
- ANY AMOUNT... Larger donations are greatly appreciated... they support our mission and updates to the planetarium!
How to become a Friend of the MMSD Planetarium:
Fill out the form provided here! Then, mail in a check, or pay via credit card.
After becoming a Friend:
We will add you to our Friends email list. You will receive email updates on special events, and invitations to special "Friends-Only" events. When you attend a Friends Only event, you may bring anyone covered by your membership, and one guest.