MARS: The Planet and NASA Missions

Solar System Ambassador, Chris Thompson will be visiting Raymond Library and talking about the planet Mars and the NASA missions to Mars on Wednesday, June 26th from 5:30pm – 6:30pm. 

This FREE program will be geared toward kids; however, all ages are welcome to come and learn about the Red Planet.


 

About Chris Thompson:

Chris is President of the Meteorite Association of Georgia and a member of the International Meteorite Collectors Association. He is an active collector, and enjoys sharing his material through hands-on activities with students of all ages. His work experience includes time at the Johnson Space Center in Houston. His interest in the space program began as a child watching the earliest US manned flights and has continued to grow through opportunities to experience space program launches from Florida and attend lectures by astronauts and space program participants at public venues including NASA Centers.

Becoming a Solar System Ambassador allows Chris to share his love of space with more people through the activities with partner institutions in the Atlanta area.

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