Books about comets, from the collection of the US Naval Observatory, on display in November at Bittersweet Branch library.
A portable planetarium at the Main Library in downtown South Bend on November 9 will be the venue for family programs.
Astronomers will give Comet ISON updates through live Google Hangouts at the State Theater, Nov. 25 and daily Dec. 2-6, 2013.
The South Bend Science Cafe launches its new series with Comet ISON.
Making a dry ice comet with host Gordy Young.
Kids at the JINA Art 2 Science Camp create artwork with a comet theme.
Festival events include art exhibits, guest speakers, family activities, food and beverage specials, a community treasure hunt, and observing with telescopes.