Early March 2009 - Saturn is rising in the east! Join us on Friday Starry Nights to see this planet through the Daniel Observatory telescope. The Vernal Equinox (first day of Spring) occurs on March 20th.
Roper Mountain Science Center is owned by the School District of Greenville County. RMSC exists because of a unique partnership of public ownership, corporate sponsorship, private support, and volunteers. The primary mission of the center is to educate and inspire learners of all ages to explore and investigate the world of science and technology.The primary program participants are that county's school children. Programs in all areas of science correlate to the science curriculum of the district, and provide reinforcement for concepts studied in the classroom.