Join us and have a blast at our cosmic summer celebration-June 22

 
Space Launch Party
Saturday, June 22, 1–3 p.m. / Throughout the library
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Get your summer started with a blast as we launch Earth from Space, an exhibit celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the first Man on the Moon. Enjoy out-of-this-world activities at this all-ages event, including space crafts, an intergalactic scavenger hunt, stories and photo ops. We’ll even have a custom built planetarium! Learn more
 
Earth from Space
June 21 – August 11
Dunton Entrance and Main Street
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Marking the 50th anniversary of the first man moon landing, this exhibit showcases 20 satellite images created by Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition Service. See rare reviews of natural disasters and man-made ecological effects on the Earth, listen to NASA-produced video and audio materials, and enjoy a space-themed photo op. Earth from Space is a collaboration with geographer and curator Andrew Johnston at the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum’s (NASM) Center for Earth and Planetary Studies. The traveling exhibit won a 2007 U.S. Geological Survey communications award for science content.
 

The exhibit presents large color reproductions of images captured by high-tech satellites constantly circling the globe, recording conditions and events that are nearly impossible to document on the planet’s surface. Earth from Space is brought to you courtesy of the United States Geological Survey and the Smithsonian Institution. Learn more

 
 
If your status is Confirmed Registration, your spot for the event is confirmed.

If registration for this event is full, you will be placed on a waiting list. Wait listed registrants are moved to the confirmed registration list (in the order of registration) when cancelations are received. You will receive an email notification if you are moved from the wait list to the confirmed registration list.

6.012 Patron-Generated Content

04/27/2011
The Library offers various venues in which patrons can contribute content that is accessible to the public.  These include, but are not limited to, blogs, reviews, forums, and social tagging on the Library’s website and catalog.  Any instance in which a patron posts written or recorded content to any of the Library’s venues that are accessible to the public is considered “patron-generated content” and is subject to this policy.
 
By contributing patron-generated content, patrons grant the Library an irrevocable, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual right and license to use, copy, modify, display, archive, distribute, reproduce and create derivative works based upon that content.
 
By submitting patron-generated content, patrons warrant they are the sole authors or that they have obtained all necessary permission associated with copyrights and trademarks to submit such content.
 
Patrons are liable for the opinions expressed and the accuracy of the information contained in the content they submit.  The Library assumes no responsibility for such content.
 
The Library reserves the right not to post submitted content or to remove patron-generated content for any reason, including but not limited to:
 
  • content that is profane, obscene, or pornographic;
 
  • content that is abusive, discriminatory or hateful on account of race, national origin, religion, age, gender, disability, or sexual orientation;
 
  • content that contains threats, personal attacks, or harassment;
 
  • content that contains solicitations or advertisements;
 
  • content that is invasive of another person’s privacy;
 
  • content that is unrelated to the discussion or venue in which it is posted;
 
  • content that is in violation of the Library’s Code of Conduct or any other Library policy