Phoenix Mars Landing Party
May 25, 2008 @ 12:00 am EDT
The Children’s Museum and new Travelers Science Dome will be celebrating the landing of the Phoenix Mars Lander on May 25, 2008 from 4:30 – 8:00 p.m. The evening will kick off in the Planetarium with a live NASA feed featuring commentary of the landing and first photos from the space craft. Events will also include Mars geology classes, where the young and not-so-young can learn why the search for water is so important, and how the Phoenix Mars Lander will study the Martian surface. A special Mars feature film will wrap up the evening’s festivities, complete with snacks and drinks!Pre-registration is highly recommended, since the event may sell out. Registration is $20 per Museum member, and $25 per nonmember. For more information about the evening’s events and to learn more about this mission and the planet Mars, please visit The Children’s Museum website at www.TheChildrensMuseumCT.org. To register, call 860.231.2830, ext. 44 or firstname.lastname@example.org.