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The Space Race

2019-10-01 18:00:00 2019-10-01 19:00:00 America/Chicago The Space Race Minooka Branch

Tuesday, October 01
6:00pm - 7:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-10-01 18:00:00 2019-10-01 19:00:00 America/Chicago The Space Race Minooka Branch

Minooka Branch

Minooka Branch Meeting Room

Michelle Nichols from the Adler Planetarium will relive the Space Race and provide an in-depth look at images and information that have only come to light in the last twenty years.

In the 1960s, the U.S. and the Soviet Union were locked in a race to send men to the Moon. How did it all begin? How did the Soviets try to beat the Americans? And, what happened to the Soviet effort after Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walked on the Moon in July 1969? This year marks 50 years of human space flight, and Michelle Nichols from the Adler Planetarium will relive the Space Race and provide an in-depth look at images and information that, in many cases, have only come to light in the last twenty years.  Registration Required.

Registration required for EACH person attending. Kids under the age of 10 are not permitted in adult programs.

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Minooka Branch

info@trpld.org
Phone: (815) 467-1600
Fax: (815) 467-1632
Branch manager
Debbie Griggs

Hours
Mon, Sep 16 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Sep 17 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Sep 18 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Sep 19 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Sep 20 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Sep 21 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Sep 22 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

The former Minooka Masonic Hall re-opened as the Minooka Branch of the Three Rivers Public Library District in 1992.

The library contains collections for adults, children, and teens; access to public computers, fax, and scanning; and a public meeting room.

Upcoming events

Thu, Sep 19, 10:30am - 11:15am
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Sat, Sep 21, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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Mon, Sep 23, 10:00am - 12:00pm
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Tue, Sep 24, 10:30am - 11:15am
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Tue, Sep 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Wed, Sep 25, 10:30am - 11:15am
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Thu, Sep 26, 10:30am - 11:15am
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Thu, Sep 26, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
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Thu, Sep 26, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
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Sat, Sep 28, 10:30am - 12:30pm
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Sat, Sep 28, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Sun, Sep 29, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
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Mon, Sep 30, 10:00am - 12:00pm
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Tue, Oct 01, 10:30am - 11:15am
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Tue, Oct 01, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Wed, Oct 02, 10:30am - 11:15am
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Thu, Oct 03, 10:30am - 11:15am
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Thu, Oct 03, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
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Thu, Oct 03, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
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