Soar to the Stars Gala - Event Details

Proceeds from the Soar to the Stars Gala will be used to deliver the Space Foundation’s robust and immersive STEM education programs in the Hartford area.

Join Us for a Fun and Inspirational Evening!
Reception – Auction – Dinner – Live Entertainment
Program Featuring Astronauts

Saturday, October 27, 2018
6:00 p.m.
Connecticut Convention Center
Hartford, Connecticut

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Emily Calendrelli, The Space Gal

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Emily Calandrelli
, The Space Gal
Executive Producer / Science TV Host

SCHEDULE
6:00 p.m.
- Reception and Bucket List Trips Auction
7:30 p.m. - Dinner
8:15 p.m. - Astronaut Program

ATTIRE
Cocktail

 

 

ASTRONAUT PROGRAM
Dr. Alice Bunn, moderator
Director of Policy, UK Space Agency
Space Foundation Board Member

 

Alice Bunn

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FORMER NASA ASTRONAUTS*

Col. Paul S. Lockhart, USAF (Ret.)
Director of Engineering, PEMDAS® Technologies and Innovations

Dr. Kathryn Thornton
Professor, University of Virginia
Space Foundation Board Vice Chairman

*Additional astronauts to be named

 
Backtrack

SPECIAL PERFORMANCE
Backtrack - an award-winning a cappella group