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  • Girls Engineering Event at the Cosmosphere

    Girls Engineering Event at the Cosmosphere

    July 21, 2017

    On Saturday, August 12, girls ages eight to 18 are invited to a “Dream Big: Girls Day Out” at the Cosmosphere.  The event will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and will offer girls several exciting engineering-themed activities and presentations.  

    Participants will have the opportunity to see and sit in a Perlan 2 stratospheric glider cockpit, meet members of its flight team and skype with the team’s female chief meteorologist.  Also, attendees will see the engineering documentary Dream Big: Engineering Our World, eat lunch and mingle with female engineers and hear a number of educational presentations about engineering, student science and life in the stratosphere. 

    Girls and their guest can register for the event by calling 620.665.9304.  Cost to participate is $10 per person and does include lunch.  Participation is limited, so don’t miss this unique opportunity. 

Upcoming Events

  • Museum Store Sunday
    November 26 – December 24
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  • Space Out Saturday: LIGHT AND SOUND
    December 16
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  • Coffee at the Cosmo: When Will We Return?
    December 21
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  • Museum Store Sunday

    Date: Sunday, November 26, 2017
    Location:Cosmosphere Gift Store

    On Sunday, November 26, 2017, over 450 Museum Stores representing all fifty states, eight countries, and three continents will offer relaxing, inspired shopping inside your favorite museums and cultural institutions.

    Be a patron and shop at the Cosmosphere's Gift Store on Museum Store Sunday, November 26, 2017. Can't make it to the store? Check us out online: shop.cosmo.org

    November 26-December 24 receive a FREE tote bag with a $25.00 purchase in the Cosmosphere Gift Store.*

    *While supplies last. In-store only. 

  • Space Out Saturday: LIGHT AND SOUND

    Date: Saturday, December 16, 2017 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Location:Cosmosphere Lobby

    THIS MONTHS SUBJECT: LIGHT AND SOUND! How fast does Santa have to go to get across the world in one night? Learn about the speed of light and sound. Make your own Bell X-1, with Santa figurine, to break the sound barrier. Learn how to track Santa with NORAD.

    Family day at the Cosmosphere with free programming for kids – from little tikes to middle school. Join us every third Saturday for our FREE kid-friendly, fun and educational Space Out Saturday! 

    INNOVATOR'S WORKSHOP (LOBBY)
    10:00 am and 12:00 pm

    Open to all, recommended for ages 5-12
    Unique, fun, and educational experiences! Explore science, technology, engineering, and math with exciting hands-on demonstrations and activities.

    STORYTIME (LOBBY)
    11:00 am

    Open to all ages
    Sing, dance, read and have a blast!

    SPACE TREK* (LOBBY)
    1:00 pm

    Open to all, recommended for ages 5-12
    Adventures await! Take a special tour designed to inspire and engage our future astronauts and engineers. (*Hall of Space admission required. Reno County residents are FREE)

    SPACE OUT SATURDAYS ARE OFFERED EVERY 3RD SATURDAY AT THE COSMOSPHERE, AND ARE FREE TO THE PUBLIC.

  • Coffee at the Cosmo: When Will We Return?

    Date: Thursday, December 21, 2017 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
    Location:Cosmosphere

    Offered every Third Thursday from 9:00 - 10:00 am, this enriching continuing education program for life-long learners features entertaining, insightful presentations by Cosmosphere staff and visiting professionals who are experts in a variety of topics related to science and space. Free to the public, coffee and pastries are provided. Watch cosmo.org for topics.

    Enjoy this free presentation by Cosmosphere staff, on "When Will We Return?"

    *Coffee at the Cosmo topics and speakers are subject to change.

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