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Program name: Astronomy for Everyone: Size & Scale of the Universe
Program category: Media- Photography
Nature- Other
Science
Program length: 2 Hours
Audience level: All ages
Audience size: Unlimited
Program description: I offer this fun-filled and exciting workshop engaging people of all ages in comprehending and appreciating the wonders of the universe. Astrophysicist Kevin Manning, a former consultant with NASA, has always been passionate about astronomy, and wants to share the excitement with you! Over the next 1 ½ - 2 hours, you’ll learn about the size and scale of the universe, the stars, and other celestial wonders using hands-on activities and assorted visuals. Following the presentation, a powerful telescope will be set up in the courtyard or parking lot for viewing the rings of Saturn and other beautiful objects in the night sky, weather permitting.
Space/special requirements: Podium, digital projector, VCR, screen
Travel restrictions: none
Program fee: $201- $350
Is this fee negotiable? Yes
Mileage included? Yes
Notes about the fee: I offer block scheduling discounts.
Other notes: This program has consistently been getting rave reviews and attendance record-breaking.
Regions this program
can be performed in:
Western
Rochester
Central
South Central
Capital District
North Country
Metro
Southeastern
Long Island
Program last updated: 03/24/2011
   
Performer Information (see all of this performer's programs)
Performer name: Kevin Manning
Phone: 631-921-9716
Mailing address: P.O. Box 527
Bellport, NY 11713
E-mail address: kjm2@optonline.net
Website: http://www.lookuptothestars.com
   
Previous appearances at: South Country Library, Port Jefferson Free Library, Island Trees Public Library, Glen Cove Senior Center, Connetquot Public Library
Contact information for New York State Public Libraries
Performer information last updated: 03/18/2013

 

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