Summit 2016 Public Event Sponsor:
Be at the center of it all; come and explore!
- Children’s show Zula Patrol: Down to Earth at 11:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. – based on the PBS show, understand the earth and its place in space.
- Back to the Moon... For Good! at 1 p.m. – explore the past, present, and future of lunar exploration
- Astronaut at 3 p.m. – narrated by Ewan McGregor. Discover what it takes to live, work, and train like an astronaut.
- Search for Life: Are We Alone? at 4 p.m. – narrated by Harrison Ford. Look for life in our solar system and discover other planetary systems where life may exist.
Manitoba Museum Hands-on activities in the Boeing Explore Science Zone from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- ·“Build a rocket” – two levels of air-powered rockets
- ·“LEGO Mars Rover” robotic demonstrations
- ·“Space Suit Glove Box” activities
- ·Space model display, including a full-scale replica of Sputnik 1, the first earth satellite
- ·Other cool stuff!
Canadian Space Society sponsored events:
Beginner Rocket Construction (Ages 11-13), 11:00 a.m. to Noon ($20)
Solar System Workshop for Kids from 1:00-2:00 p.m. and 3:00-4:00 p.m. (FREE Event)
Intermediate Rocket Construction (Ages 14-Adult), 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. ($20)