PEEC gears up for Earth Day with planetarium movie night for the whole family – Los Alamos Reporter

Join PEEC for a screening of the film WALL-E at the planetarium on Saturday, April 16 to celebrate Earth Day. PEEC courtesy photo


Join the Pajarito Environmental Education Center (PEEC) for a screening of the Academy Award-winning CGI animated film, WALL-E, at the Los Alamos Nature Center, in the planetarium this Saturday, April 16 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. in the wastelands circa 2800, where the planet’s last robot, a centuries-old trash compactor named WALL-E, romances a sleek, high-tech android. Before the movie, listen to a brief discussion about Earth and what makes our planet so unique. General admission is $7.

For more information about this and other PEEC programs, visit, email [email protected], or call (505) 662-0460.

PEEC was founded in 2000 to serve the community of Los Alamos. It offers people of all ages a way to enrich their lives by strengthening their connection to our canyons, mesas, mountains and skies. PEEC operates the Los Alamos Nature Center at 2600 Canyon Road, hosts regular programs and events, and hosts a number of interest groups ranging from bird watching to hiking to butterfly watching. PEEC activities are open to all; however, members receive exclusive benefits such as discounts on programs and gift shop merchandise. Annual subscriptions start at $35. To learn more, visit

Arline J. Mercier