This talk will cover a variety of topics related to space exploration; these include space mission design, rocket launches, satellite orbits, space navigation and human spaceflight. We will discuss the basics of rocket operation, launch site selection, how spacecrafts navigate through space and how they land when they arrive at their destination.
Science Happy Hour is designed for adults and features presentations from experts in various fields. Food and drinks are provided at each event. Science Happy Hour typically takes place on Wednesdays or Fridays from 6:00-7:30 p.m.
Members – FREE*
General Admission – $10.00
Wine, beer, soft drinks and appetizers are included with purchase of ticket.** Science Happy Hour appetizers are generously provided by Grimaldi’s Pizzeria.
*Museum at Prairiefire members receive discounts on special events and FREE tickets to regularly scheduled programming, like Science Happy Hour. To receive your discount, log into your new MAP account. If you haven’t logged in before, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to set up your account.
**Must be 21+ with proof of ID to consume alcoholic beverages.
What time should I arrive by?
Doors open at 5:30 pm
Presentation begins at 6 pm
Where can I park?
Prairiefire Parking Garage
What should I expect out of the evening?
A 45-60 minute presentation followed by a Question and Answer session.
What are the age limitations for this event?
Recommended for Adults
Do I need to bring anything?