- ONLINE LIBRARY
One Giant Leap: The Amazing Technology of the Apollo Moon Program
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Come join us for an evening back through time to the summer of ’69!
NASA “Extravehicular Activity” Photo Exhibit Opening – 6pm
View our newest Gallery exhibit before anyone else! On loan from NASA, “Extravehicular Activity” showcases 20 of the most iconic photos of EVAs throughout United States space history. Space-themed snacks will be served.
One Giant Leap: The Amazing Technology of the Apollo Moon Program – 6:30pm
This year marks the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing! NASA Solar System Ambassador Dan Hoy will talk about the technologies that made the first human Moon landing possible—using photographs, audio clips, video segments, models, and 1960s era memorabilia. Des Moines metro and Iowa connections to NASA’s Apollo Moon effort will also be discussed!