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Quartermain Earth Science Café: 50 Years of Apollo

Author: Ann C. Timmermans

Posted on Jul 9, 2019

Category: News and Notices

The Quartermain Earth Science Centre will present the Earth Science Café DAYTIME! on Saturday, July 13, from 12 - 4 p.m., in celebration of 50 years of the Apollo lunar landing.

The historic Apollo lunar landing on July 20, 1969, paved the way for future space exploration and opened the door to boundless curiosity and discovery. Drop in to experience the legacy of the first lunar landing and celebrate the 50th anniversary of the lunar landing at the Quartermain Museum with fun activities and interactive presentations!

Location: Quartermain Earth Science Centre
Cost: FREE

Refreshments will be served.

To register, please visit www.QuartermainEarthScienceCentre.com

Activities include: 

PASSC Demonstration Tables with lunar and Apollo memorabilia
Science East Planetarium shows
UNB Physics Observatory Tours
Phases of the Moon
How a Telescope Works
Spectroscopy in Astronomy
Build your own Lunar Module

Interactive Presentation with Maree McGregor, PASSC Planetary Geologist: 2 p.m.
Presentation Title: Celebrating 50 Years of Apollo
Description: Join us as we celebrate the first footprints on the Moon! What have we learned? How did the Moon form? And what is next? Join us to find out!

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Article Contact Information

Contact: Ann C. Timmermans

Email Address: Ann.Timmermans@unb.ca