Astronomy week is April 11-16th 2021. We will be hosting virtual events this year. See below for a list of activities. Events will also be posted on the website calendar and the library social media accounts. Please call the library if you have any questions 407-647-7700.
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Monday, April 12th 10:00-10:30 am
DIY Sundial
Local astronomy enthusiast, Nanci Adler, shows us how to make our own sundial! Suitable for all ages. Materials will be available for pickup at the library (in person or curbside) starting on Monday, April 12, while supplies last. FREE, no library card required. View instructions on our Facebook or YouTube.

Tuesday, April 13th 7:00 – 8:30 pm
Virtual NASA Chat
Talk with Kaisa Rodríguez-Nylund and learn what it is like to work at NASA. Kaisa will talk about her career, what brought her to NASA and more Q & A to follow. This lecture will be held via Zoom. This lecture is geared to adults but all ages are welcome.

Wednesday, April 14th 12:00-12:30 pm
Local Astronomy Hotspots
Local astronomy enthusiast, Nanci Adler, will show us some great spots around Maitland to engage in astronomy activities! Suitable for all ages. View on our Facebook or YouTube.

Friday, April 16th 7:00 pm
Earth’s Neighborhood: Cruising the Solar System
Seminole State College’s Emil Buehler Planetarium will guide us on a virtual tour of our solar system! All ages welcome. FREE, no library card required. Register in advance for this webinar: https://seminolestate.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_mLhAVm-CRX2EmjWZWSG2pA After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.