Art and the Cosmic Connection



03/30/2018
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WHAT             At this program you will examine beautiful NASA images of different planets and use pastels to draw the geological features. There will be a brief presentation about how the features are formed before beginning to create your own picture. Learn elements of art to analyze images from space with help from local teen volunteers. This program is suitable for ages 8-108.

 

WHEN             Saturday, April 14, 10:30am – 12 noon

 

WHERE            Suisun City Library, 601 Pintail Dr. Suisun City, CA 94585

 

WHY                Solano County Library is part of the NASA@ My Library initiative to engage public audiences nationwide in informal and lifelong learning with the excitement of NASA exploration and discovery. Solano County Library is offering free programs and activities for various age groups that explore NASA science and technology. More information, including a program schedule, is available at solanolibrary.com

 

WHO               NASA@ My Library is led by the National Center for Interactive Learning (NCIL) at the Space Science Institute (SSI) in partnership with the American Library Association (ALA) Public Programs Office, the Pacific Science Center, Cornerstones of Science, and the Education Development Center. Collaborators include International Observe the Moon Night team members based at the Planetary Science Institute, NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, the Lunar and Planetary Institute, Wyle Labs and NASA’s Ames Research Center. Funding comes from NASA’s Science Mission Directorate via cooperative agreement No. NNX16AE30A. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed by NASA@ My Library do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

CONTACT        Jennifer La Riviere, 1-866-572-7587, jrlariviere@solanocounty.com. For a calendar of related programs, visit solanolibrary.com.



 
 

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