Summer of Discovery Week 4: ASTRONOMY July 1 - 3
ATTENTION: DUE TO HEAVY CLOUD COVER AND THE THREAT OF PRECIPITATION, ALL EVENING ACTIVITIES SCHEDULED FOR THURSDAY, JULY 3, HAVE BEEN CANCELLED. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE.
WEEK 4: ASTRONOMY
Ent Federal Credit Union - Astronomy Theme Sponsor
Tuesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 3*
*PLEASE NOTE: The Space Foundation Discovery Center will be CLOSED on Friday, July 4 and Saturday, July 5 in observance of Independence Day
- FREE Make-Your-Own-Solar-System Sticker set for the first 25 paid children admitted Tuesday - Friday (age 4-17 only, includes Discovery Passport holders)
- Science On a Sphere® Presentations
- Astronomy Apps Presentations (iPhone and Android)
- Mars Robotics Laboratory Presentations - 1:00 p.m./3:00 p.m.
- Minecraft Games in AGI Space Missions Simulation Laboratory - 11:00 a.m./2:00 p.m. ($4 extra fee)
- Bounce House
- Astronomy-themed Crafts
- Make-Your-Own Telescope
- Astronomy Coloring Pages
- Constellation Station - make your own necklace, bracelet or keychain ($3 extra fee)
- Craft Table - Star Chart or Astronaut Window
- Astronaut Me Photo Booth - get a personalized photo of yourself as a NASA astronaut! ($3 additional fee - sample photo at right)
Wednesday, July 2
- 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Florissant Fossil Beds Presentation “Preserving Darkness”
- 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Solar Gazing with Colorado Springs Astronomical Society
- 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Cool Science® Interactive Demonstrations
Thursday, July 3
- 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. - Bite Me Gourmet Sausages Food Truck
- 5:00 - 7:30 p.m. - Bite Me Gourmet Sausages Food Truck
- 8:00 p.m. - Star Gazing with Colorado Springs Astronomical Society
- 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. - Florissant Fossil Beds Presentation “Globe at Night”
*Events and activities are subject to change without notice.
Plan to Attend Each Week!
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