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Bridgeport Public Library : NASA Remote Sensing and Dinosaurs

Bridgeport, WV – “NASA Remote Sensing and Dinosaurs” 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, first on Tuesday, June 21, 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 Remote Sensing and Dinosaurs” program experience include: Mission, Earth: Voyage to the Home Planet by June A. English (National Geographic Kids) Everything Dinosaurs: Chomp on Tons of Earthshaking Facts and Fun by Blake Hoena Dinosaur Mountain: Digging into the Jurassic Age by Deborah Kogan Ray Discovering Dinosaurs by Robert Walters (Smithsonian) Curious About Fossils by Kate Waters Dinosaur by David Lambert If you have questions about this event, please contact Amy at the library at 304-842-8248. About NASA Remote Sensing and Dinosaurs -- Children will practice hands on learning with proportional dinosaur models, replicas of dinosaur eggs, claws, and teeth, and as well as observe dinosaur coprolite and fossils of organisms alive at the time of the dinosaurs. Participants will learn about remote sensing and how the use of related techniques led to the discovery of Chicxulub Crater.
Date: 6/21/2016
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM