Teachers will receive free general admission to the Homeplace 1850s Working Farm and Living History Museum, Golden Pond Planetarium and Woodlands Nature Station on Saturday and Sunday at the Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area for Teacher Appreciation Weekend.

Current and retired teachers, home educators and their immediate families qualify for free entry, excluding evening laser shows. Those taking advantage of the offer should bring a school faculty ID card or other means of identifying yourself as a teacher or home educator.

Teacher Appreciation Weekend programming includes:

• Saturday, Sept. 21: Laser Legends of the Night Sky, 10-10:45 a.m., Golden Pond Planetarium; spinning wool, 10 a.m.-noon, Homeplace 1850s; Firefall, 11-11:45 a.m., Golden Pond Planetarium; From Earth to the Universe, noon-12:45 p.m., Golden Pond Planetarium; Calamity Carp Challenge, 1-1:30 p.m., Nature Station; Tonight's Sky Live, 1-1:45 p.m., Golden Pond Planetarium, Working with Wood, 1-3 p.m., Homeplace 1850s; Habitat Earth, 2-2:45 p.m., Golden Pond Planetarium; In Cold Blood, 2:30-3:15 p.m., Nature Station; Bites for Bobcat, 3:30-4 p.m., Nature Station; EXPLORE, 3-3:45 p.m., Golden Pond Planetarium; Two Small Pieces of Glass, 4-4:45 p.m., Golden Pond Planetarium; Parade of Raptors, 4:30-5 p.m., Nature Station.

• Sunday, Sept. 22: Laser Legends of the Night Sky, 10-10:45 a.m., Golden Pond Planetarium; Mule and Ox Power, 10 a.m.-noon, Homeplace 1850s; Firefall, 11-11:45 a.m., Golden Pond Planetarium; From Earth to the Universe, noon-12:45 p.m., Golden Pond Planetarium; Backyard Safari, 1-1:30 p.m., Nature Station; Tonight's Sky Live, 1-1:45 p.m., Golden Pond Planetarium; Toys and Games, 1-3 p.m., Homeplace 1850s; Habitat Earth, 2-2:45 p.m., Golden Pond Planetarium; The Rare Scare, 2:30-3:15 p.m., Nature Station; EXPLORE, 3-3:45 p.m., Golden Pond Planetarium; Sunday Funday: Rabbit Playtime, 3:30-4 p.m., Nature Station; Two Small Pieces of Glass, 4-4:45 p.m., Golden Pond Planetarium; Parade of Raptors, 4:30-5 p.m., Nature Station.

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