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AstroDiscoveries: Our Celestial Neighborhood (Grades K & 1)

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Local Solar System

AstroDiscoveries: Our Celestial Neighborhood
On Earth you can dig in the dirt play in water, and fly a kite in the wind; but you can't do these things on other planets in our solar system! Explore our neighbors in space and how they are similar to and different from our home planet.

Grades K and 1 - Sunday Workshop
**Please Note: This workshop is designed for adult involvement. A parent or caregiver must accompany each child. If multiple children are registered together for the same workshop (e.g., twins, siblings, cousins), there must be one adult for each child. Children who are not registered for the program may not attend. **

Three Sundays
January 27, February 3 and 10
1-2:30pm | $140 ($125 Members)

or

January 27, February 3 and 10
3-4:30pm | $140 ($125 Members)

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