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Bridgeport Public Library : NASA Planetarium – Solar System and Galaxies for Children

Bridgeport, WV – “NASA Planetarium: Solar System and Galaxies 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 first time on Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at 12:00pm. Registration is required and can be easily done by calling the library at 304-842-8248.

Books recommended to expand the “NASA Planetarium: Solar System and Galaxies for Children” program experience include: Larklight or The Revenge of the White Spiders or To Saturn’s Rings and Back: a rousing tale of dauntless plunk in the farthest reaches of space by Philip Reeve What’s Out There?: a book about space by Lynn Wilson The Milky Way by Fan Howard Every Planet has a Place: a book about our solar system by Rebecca Baines Exploring the Solar System for kids: a history with 22 activities by Clive Gifford Exploring Your Solar System, Meteors, and Comets by Elizabeth Rathum The Magic School Bus Lost in the Solar System by Joanna Cole Solar System by Gregory Vogt If you have questions about this event, please contact Amy at the library at 304-842-8248. About NASA Planetarium: Solar System and Galaxies for Children This planetarium program features scaled representations of the sun and the principal bodies of the solar system in color. The enormous distances between the planets are shown to scale. It also features a colored depiction of the Milky Way Galaxy, complete with spiral arms and a scaled distance line. Source: NASA’s Independent Verification and Validation Program
Date: 7/12/2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM