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  • Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

    Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

    January 7, 2022

    Join Reno County NAACP, HutchCC Social Sciences and Cosmosphere to celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Sunday, January 16 and Monday, January 17, 2022.

    Reno County NAACP will host “Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Through Music” with two events at the Stringer Fine Arts Center:

    • Sunday, January 16th at 3pm will feature music to honor Dr. King.
    • Monday, January 17th at 2pm will feature educational presentations and tributes from youth.

    Beginning at 4pm on Monday, January 17th, the Cosmosphere will be open for “Dream with STEAM,” an event featuring free family activities.

    Attendees can learn more about scholarship opportunities for Cosmosphere camps, enjoy ice cream made using liquid nitrogen, build and launch lunar landers and more.

    At 5:30pm, Cosmosphere offers a free screening of Dream Big in the Carey Digital Dome Theater. This award-winning documentary reveals the heart that drives engineers to create better lives for people. Limited tickets available.

    Events are open to all.

    For more information, contact Denny Stoecklein at 620-665-3526.

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  • Cosmosphere 60th Anniversary Bash

    Date: Friday, December 02, 2022 9:00 AM – 11:59 PM
    Location:Meadowlark Building, Kansas State Fairgrounds

    60th Anniversary Year Begins: Dec. 2, 2022 Save-the-Date

    The last steps on the Moon, and a giant leap for the Cosmosphere.

    Cosmosphere celebrates its 60th birthday and honors the 50 year anniversary of Apollo 17. Details on astronaut visits, VIP lectures, and more coming soon!

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