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Discover Tech opens at Kokomo-Howard County Public Library

February 27, 2017 – Discover Tech: Engineers Make a World of Difference opened at the Kokomo-Howard County Public Library’s south branch Saturday, giving library visitors a chance to explore, play and gain hands-on knowledge of engineering.

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Winfield lands NASA tour exhibit

January 19, 2017 – “Discover NASA: From Our Town to Outer Space” is a national traveling exhibition coming Feb. 1 to the Winfield Public Library, where it remains on display through April 19.

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Library Chosen For NASA Program

January 17, 2017 – Monmouth Public Library hopes to provide experiences that are out of this world — with a little help from NASA. Monmouth was one of three libraries across the country to be chosen for the NASA@ My Library program.

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Valley library system one of three in nation to pilot new NASA education program

December 8, 2016 – This week the Valley of the Tetons libraries began working with an educational program sponsored by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, NASA. The program is called “NASA @ My Library,” and is run by the Space Science Institute and the nonprofit Starnet, based in Boulder, Colorado.

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NFK Dreams: New library exhibit aims for the stars

November 8, 2016 – Libraries are famous for bringing us the world, but now at Slover they’re also bringing us the stars. For the next couple months “Discover NASA: From Our Town to Outer Space” turns the library into Space Station Norfolk.

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Prepare Your Library for the 2017 Solar Eclipse

September 20, 2016 – Are you ready for the celestial event of the century? In just over a year from now, on August 21, 2017, the shadow of the moon will sweep across the United States from the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean in a spectacle that hasn’t occurred in decades.

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Discover NASA exhibit at East Meadow Library is out of this world

August 16, 2016 – The Discover NASA exhibit has launched at the East Meadow Public Library, and the goal is to give visitors a greater appreciation of space exploration.

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Register Your Library with STAR_Net for the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse

August 10, 2016 – Are you ready for the celestial event of the century? In just over a year from now, on August 21, 2017, the shadow of the moon will sweep across the United States from the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean in a spectacle that hasn’t occurred in decades.

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Gail Borden space exhibit launches Elgin twins into tech world

June 3, 2016 – In 2007, twins Kristen and Matthew McKellar were 10 year olds who participated in a live conversation with NASA astronauts on the International Space Station as part of Gail Borden Public Library’s SPACE: Dare to Dream summer exhibit…

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National traveling exhibition, ‘Discover Earth: Our Changing Planet,’ comes to BCPL Scheben Branch

May 3, 2016 – Discover Earth: Our Changing Planet, a national traveling exhibition exploring a global view of our changing environment, will be on display at Boone County Public Library, Scheben Branch in Union, from May 14 to August 5…

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NASA communicator, effects maker kick off Gail Borden exhibit about space

April 18, 2016 – Gail Borden Public Library in Elgin kicked off a new exhibit about outer space by hosting lectures by a Hollywood special-effects producer and an Elgin native who makes his living communicating with people in space…

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Discover Tech Exhibit Kicks Off At Mansfield Library

April 17, 2016 – The Mansfield-Richland County Public Library debuted the Discover Tech exhibit over the weekend which showcased robots, Legos, and many other exhibits to expose children to the rapidly growing technology world….

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‘Discover Earth’ exhibit at Blount County library lets kids explore science

February 12, 2016 – Forecast the weather in Florida 5,000 years from now. Dig up fossils. Answer a weather quiz hosted by a computerized polar bear. A new traveling exhibit at the Blount County Public Library invites children and adults to explore earth science through…

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