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The lights, the trees, the MAGIC of a Roberson tradition.  Home for the Holidays returns November 18 – January 10, open 7 days a week with extended hours!

You can CLICK HERE for Holiday Entertainment and Program info!
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Home for the Holidays is Roberson Museum and Science Center’s largest annual event and busiest time of year, featuring hundreds of trees, dazzling displays, and the International Forest.  The excitement and magic of Home for the Holidays has made it a community favorite for over 60 years.

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2015 Home for the Holidays Hours:
Monday – Wednesday: 11am – 5pm
Thursday & Friday: 11am – 9pm
Saturday & Sunday: 11am – 5pm
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November 21-23 weekend
sponsored by Park Outdoor Advertising

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Friday, November 20
Siobhan Irish Dance – Sears Harkness Hall – 6:00-6:45PM
Planetarium shows- 7:00, 8:00PM

Saturday, November 21
Irene Martin- Piano – Mansion – 12:00PM
Bronzissimo Bell Choir- Sears Harkness Hall – 3:00-4:30PM
Holiday Crafts 12:00-4:30PM
Mansion Tour 1:00, 2:00, 3:00PM
Planetarium 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30PM

Sunday, November 22
Holiday Crafts 12:00-4:30PM
Fiddlers 2 – 1:00PM
Mansion Tour 1:00, 2:00, 3:00PM
Planetarium 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30PM

November 27-29 WEEKEND
sponsored by GEICO

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Friday, November 27
Holiday Crafts 12:00-4:30PM
Mansion Tour 1:00, 2:00, 3:00PM
Planetarium 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30PM

Saturday, November 28
Holiday Crafts 12:00-4:30PM
Mansion tour 1:00, 2:00, 3:00PM
Planetarium 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30PM
EPAC Grinch cast performing holiday songs 2:00-3:00PM

Sunday, November 29
Irene Martin – Piano – Mansion -12:00PM
Siobhan Irish Dance – Sears Harkness Hall – 1:00-1:45PM
Union Endicott Chamber Orchestra – 1:30-2:30PM
Holiday Crafts 12:00-4:30PM
Mansion Tour 1:00, 2:00, 3:00PM
Planetarium 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30PM

December 4-6 weekend
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Friday, December 4
Binghamton High School Dance Department- Sears Harkness Hall –
6:00-7:00PM
Holiday Crafts 12:00-4:30PM
Mansion Tour 1:00, 2:00, 3:00PM
Planetarium 7:00, 8:00PM

Saturday, December 5
Humane Society – Visitor Center – 12:00PM
Duo D’Amoore – 12:00-2:00PM
Live Broadcast with Lori from Mix 103.3 – 12:00-2:00PM
Vestal Strummers – Mansion – 2:30-4:00PM
Holiday Crafts 12:00-4:30PM
Mansion Tour 1:00, 2:00, 3:00PM
Planetarium 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30PM

Sunday, December 6
Irene Martin – Piano – Mansion – 12:00PM
Stepping Stones Quilts Demo – Dickenson West – 1:00-4:00PM
Roberson International Dancers – Sears Harkness Hall – 2:00-3:00PM
Holiday Crafts 12:00-4:30PM
Mansion Tour 1:00, 2:00, 3:00PM
Planetarium 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30PM

December 11-13 weekend
sponsored by Tri Cities Opera and WBNG-TV

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Friday, December 11
Joyful Ensemble – 2nd floor – 6:00PM
Planetarium 7:00, 8:00PM

Saturday, December 12
Irene Martin – Piano – Mansion – 12:00PM
Teen Opera of the Southern Tier – Mansion – 1:00-2:30PM
Four of Hearts – Dickenson West – 2:00-4:00PM
Homeschool Carolers – Mansion – 3:00-4:30PM
Holiday Crafts 12:00-4:30PM
Mansion Tour 1:00, 2:00, 3:00PM
Planetarium 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30PM

Sunday, December 13
Irene Martin – Piano – Mansion – 12:00PM
Siobhan Irish Dance – Sears Harkness Hall – 1:00-1:45PM
Parlor City Boys Chorus – Mansion – 1:00-1:50PM
B.C. Stitchers – Dickenson West – 1:00-3:00
German Choir – Dickenson West and Mansion – 3:00-4:00PM
Holiday Crafts 12:00-4:30PM
Mansion Tour 1:00, 2:00, 3:00PM
Planetarium 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30PM

December 18-20 weekend
sponsored by United Methodist Homes

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This weekend we host a Holiday Fine Arts Showcase featuring Roberson Clayworks and other local artists

Friday, December 18
Holiday Fine Arts Showcase – Vistor Center Theater – 11:00AM – 7:00PM
Vestal Voices – Dickenson West – 5:00PM
Shepherd and Ewe – Mansion – 5:00-7:00PM
16 Strings – Mansion – 7:00-9:00PM
Planetarium 7:00, 8:00PM

Saturday, December 19
Holiday Fine Arts Showcase – Vistor Center Theater – 11:00AM – 5:00PM
Orange Blossom Express – Mansion – 1:00-4:00PM
Holiday Crafts 12:00-4:30PM
Mansion Tour 1:00, 2:00, 3:00PM
Planetarium 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30PM

Sunday, December 20
Holiday Fine Arts Showcase – Vistor Center Theater – 11:00AM – 4:00PM
Simple Gifts – Sears Harkness Hall – 12:30-1:30PM
Recorder Ensemble – Sears Harkness Hall – 1:30-2:30PM
Brother’s Bill – Mansion – 2:30PM
Holiday Crafts 12:00-4:30PM
Mansion Tour 1:00, 2:00, 3:00PM
Planetarium 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30PM

December 26-27 weekend (closed Friday, December 25)
sponsored by NBT Bank

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Saturday, December 26
Irene Martin- Piano – Mansion – 12:00PM
Holiday Crafts 12:00-4:30PM
Mansion Tour 1:00, 2:00, 3:00PM
Fiddlers 2 – 1:00PM
Planetarium 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30PM

Sunday, December 27
Irene Martin – Piano – Mansion – 12:00PM
Holiday Crafts 12:00-4:30PM
Fiddlers 2 – 1:00PM
Mansion Tour 1:00, 2:00, 3:00PM
Planetarium 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30PM

Monday, December 28
Holiday Crafts 12:00-4:30PM
Planetarium 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30PM

Tuesday, December 29
Holiday Crafts 12:00-4:30PM
Planetarium 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30PM

Wednesday, December 30
Holiday Crafts 12:00-4:30
Planetarium 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30PM
Closed Thursday, December 31.

JANUARY 2-3 WEEKEND (closed Friday, January 1)
sponsored by Sentry Alarms

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Saturday, January 2
Irene Martin – Piano – Mansion – 12:00PM
Fiddlers 2 – 1:00PM

Sunday, January 3
Irene Martin – Piano – Mansion – 12:00PM
Fiddlers 2 – 1:00PM
Flute ensemble- 3:00PM

JANUARY 8-10 WEEKEND
Saturday, January 9

Irene Martin – Piano – Mansion – 12:00PM

EXPANDED HOURS:
Saturday-Wednesday & Sunday: 11am – 5pm;
Thursday & Friday: 11am – 9pm.
Closed Thursday, November 26 (Thanksgiving);
Friday, December 25; Thursday, December 31, and Friday, January 1.

DIGITAL PLANETARIUM SHOWTIMES
Fridays – 7:00 & 8:00pm
Saturdays and Sundays – 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30pm

Extra Planetarium Dates:
Friday, November 27 – 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30PM
Monday, December 28 – 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30PM
Tuesday, December 29 through Wednesday, December 30 –
12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30PM

 

Support provided by the general operations support grants from the United Cultural Fund, a program of the Broome County Arts Council; the Conrad and Virginia Klee Foundation; the Zoos, Botanical Gardens and Aquariums Program, administered by the New York State Office of Parks, Recreational, and Historical Preservation; and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.