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Bridgeport Public Library : NASA Planetarium – the Moon for Children

Bridgeport, WV – “NASA Planetarium: the Moon for Children” is a Bridgeport Public Library “Take Me To Your Reader” Summer Reading program for children between the ages of four and twelve. The program will be offered twice, for the second time on Thursday, July 14, 2016 at 2:00pm. Registration is required and can be easily done by calling the library at 304-842-8248.

Books recommended to expand the “NASA Planetarium: the Moon for Children” program experience include: How to Bicycle to the Moon and Plant Sunflowers: a simple but brilliant plan in 24 easy steps by Mordicai Gerstein Midnight on the Moon by Mary Pope Osbourne Why is the Moon not a Planet? by Alix Wood The Sun and the Moon by Patrick Moore Let’s Go to the Moon by Buzz Aldrin Mr. Squirrel and the Moon by Sebastian Mechenmoser The Moon is Going to Addy’s House by Ida Pearle Hello, Moon! by Francesca Simon If you have questions about this event, please contact Amy at the library at 304-842-8248. About NASA Planetarium: the Moon for Children This planetarium program will focus on phases, eclipses, the Moon's motion through the heavens, and features on the Moon's surface. Participants will be able to examine and compare sites of the Apollo Moon landings and compare the near and far sides of the lunar surface. Source: NASA’s Independent Verification and Validation Program
Date: 7/14/2016
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM