Gala Benefits WES & Schreder Planetarium

CH2M Hill and Critigen are hosting the 2011 Rising Stars Gala on December 17, 2011. The festive evening will include live music, dancing, appetizers, desserts, a no-host bar, live & silent auctions, and gaming. The Gala benefits science programs at… Continue Reading

School’s Nearly Out, Summer Camp Nearly Open

School is just about out for the year, which means it’s time to figure out ways to keep Junior and Missy busy for the summer. You know, idle hands … . Might I suggest the Shasta County Office of Education’s… Continue Reading

Sign Up Soon for Planetarium’s Summer Science Camps

What: Schreder Planetarium 2011 Summer Science Camps
When: Application deadline: Friday (June 3)
Where: Schreder Planetarium, 1644 Magnolia Ave, Redding, CA

Choose from six weeks of camps with a focus on STEM (SL) — it stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, & … Continue Reading


Rising Stars Gala to Benefit Planetarium, Environmental School

What: 2nd Annual Rising Stars Gala to Benefit Schreder Planetarium and Whiskeytown Environmental School When: Oct 9, 7 p.m. Where: Cascade Theatre Cost: $30 CH2M Hill and Critigen, in conjunction with Schreder Planetarium and Whiskeytown Environmental School, are staging the… Continue Reading


Welcome back, Grigsbys

 The Grigsby family, left to right: Brian, Kathleen, Debbie, Hannah and Caroline.   When my sons attended Shasta High School, they were among the fortunate students who landed seats in science classes taught by the super-cool, always-inspirational Brian Grigsby. It was a sad day when Grigsby and his family… Continue Reading