Under the University of Maine COVID guidance, the Versant Power Astronomy Center is classified as an instructional area. As such, all attendees must wear facemasks covering the mouth and nose while visiting the Astronomy Center.
Welcome to the Versant Power Astronomy Center and Maynard Jordan Planetarium! Our center offers numerous public programs and is the perfect spot for field trips, space-based birthday parties, or any other occasion. Join us for an out of this world experience.
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Donations help secure the future of the Jordan Planetarium and observatory here at the University of Maine. They assist in acquiring new programming, keeping our technology up to date, and providing numerous astronomy and science opportunities for students of all ages and the general public.