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Let’s Explore Mars! @ Michelle Obama Neighborhood Library


Let’s Explore Mars! @ Michelle Obama Neighborhood Library

November 16th from 1-4 PM


Join the Michelle Obama Library on the Red Planet for an exciting day of Mars exploration with something for everyone!


1:00 PM : Hear from NASA and JPL scientist Dr. Bruce Barnerdt talk about the Mars InSight mission

2:00 - 4:00 PM : Explore Mars and Space through Virtual Reality!  Sign-ups begin at 1 pm, ages 13+

3:00 PM: Can you survive on Mars? Play DOM, a survival strategy game set on the Red Planet. ages 10+, parents are encouraged to join in!

3:00 PM: La Planeta Rojo Storytime! Read con Amigos, our weekly bilingual storytime, will take place on the Red Planet. All ages


All events are free to the public.