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Life in Space Fun Facts at Challenger Learning Center of Maine

Event organizer: Challenger Learning Center of Maine
Event Date & Time: May 27, 2020 3:00 pm until May 27, 2020 3:50 pm

BANGOR — A pre-launch program “Life in Space Fun Facts” will be hosted by the Challenger Learning Center of Maine from 3-3:45 p.m. on Wednesday, May 27.


Curious about life aboard the International Space Station? Excited about the NASA /SpaceX launch on May 27??


Pre-register to join us pre-launch for an online event with Challenger Center where you will learn about daily life for American astronauts.  

The program will include time for Q&A with Challenger staff and wrap-up in time for you to watch the countdown of the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft live online.


Recommended for ages 7-12. Session cost: $8 Space is limited, pre-register at astronaut.org/parents-public/public-events/launchevent/


Using space exploration as a theme and mission simulations as a vehicle, the Challenger Center for Space Science Education and its international network of more than 40 Challenger Learning Centers create positive educational experiences that raise students’ expectations of success. This fosters a long-term interest in STEM, and inspires students to pursue studies and careers in these areas. In Maine the Challenger Learning Center is located at 30 Venture Way in Bangor, and may be reached by logging on to astronaut.org