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The Planetary Society creates and participates in events to bring the excitement of space exploration to public audiences. From our world-wide Planetfests to lectures in small-town libraries to hanging a solar-sail blade in Rockefeller Center in New York, we are constantly finding new ways involve our members in the excitement of space exploration.

Upcoming Events

July 28, 2016, 730pm BST ( Harrogate, United Kingdom)
URANUS: GEORGE'S PLANET

Odyssey Dramatic Presentation exploring the history of the planet Uranus.

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September 6, 2016, 2.30pm BST (Alcester, United Kingdom)
To See the Beginning of Time

Odyssey Dramatic Presentation charting the work of the Hubble Space Telescope. Entrance £2

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September 8, 2016 - September 8, 2016, 7:05 pm EDT (Titusville, Florida)
NASA OSIRIS-REx Launch at Kennedy Space Center

The NASA OSIRIS-REx Launch at the Kennedy Space Center and after launch/event activities.

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September 10, 2016, 7pm BST (Birmingham, United Kingdom)
Pale Blue Dot

Odyssey Dramatic Presentation looking at the third planet from sun - Earth. Entrance £3

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September 14, 2016, 10.30am BST (Oldbury, United Kingdom)
Lunatick Astronomy

Odyssey Dramatic Presentation highlighting the astronomical activities of the Lunar Society in the 18th and 19th centuries. Entrance £2

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September 17, 2016, 7pm BST (Reading, United Kingdom)
Comets: Signposts in History

Odyssey Dramatic Presentation tracing the history of comets. Presented by Andrew Lound

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September 30, 2016, 7.45pm BST (Lichfield, United Kingdom)
Saturn Lord of the Rings

Odyssey Dramatic Presentation by Andrew Lound, tracing the history of the exploration of the Planet Saturn.

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October 11, 2016, 7.30pm BST (Coventry, United Kingdom)
Skywalking - Living in Earth's Orbit

Odyssey Dramatic Presentation by Andrew Lound tracing the history of space stations and looking at the ISS.

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October 14, 2016, 7.30pm BST (Birmingham, United Kingdom)
Out of The Darkness: Pluto and the Outer Worlds

Odyssey Dramatic Presentation by Andrew Lound. The history and exploration of Pluto.

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October 21, 2016, 7.30pm BST (Northampton, United Kingdom)
Carl Sagan: Man of the Cosmos

Odyssey Dramatic Presentation by Andrew Lound. A personal biographical look at the life and work of Carl Sagan.

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December 6, 2016, 7.30pm GMT (Nr Melksham, United Kingdom)
Saturn: Lord of the Rings

Odyssey Dramatic Presentation by Andrew Lound. the history of the exploration of the Planet Saturn.

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December 8, 2016, 7.30pm GMT (Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom)
Lunatick Astronomy

Odyssey Dramatic Presentation by Andrew Lound. The history of the astronomical activities of the Lunar Society in the 18th and 19th centuries.

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December 15, 2016, 7.30pm GMT (Cannock, United Kingdom)
Pale Blue Dot

Odyssey Dramatic Presentation by Andrew Lound. A look at the third planet from the Sun - Earth.

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Past Events

July 14, 2016, 7:00 pm PDT (Victoria, Canada)
Resume writing : for Astronauts

The Canadian Space Agency is hiring astronauts! Are you ready to apply? Geoff Steeves, a finalist in Canada's last recruitment campaign, will present and answer your questions on the challenges and phases of the application process. He'll also share some tips for navigating your way towards a dream job in outer space. Whether you're applying now, or want to start preparing for your next shot, come out and learn more about Canada's 2016/17 Astronaut Recruitment Campaign.

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July 6, 2016, 6 p.m. BRT
Mission Juno

Latest news about the Juno Mission to Jupiter.

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July 4, 2016, 7:00 pm PDT (Victoria, Canada)
Juno Orbit Insertion

This Monday evening, the Juno spacecraft will attempt to enter orbit around Jupiter. Join us at the Smugglers Cove Pub (just inside the entrance on the ground floor) to watch live coverage streamed from the Jet Propulsion Lab in Pasadena, CA.

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June 30, 2016, 7:00 pm PDT (Victoria, Canada)
Asteroid Day Victoria - 2016

Join us on Thursday, June 30th 2016, for an exciting evening at the Dominion Observatory (meet, up in the parking lot, next to the dome). We will speak with renowned astronomer David D. Balam, who has contributed to the discovery of over 600 asteroids including ‘150145 Uvic’. Then Geoff Steeves will introduce TPS Victoria and give an update on the Juno Mission and the search for Canada’s next astronauts. Space is limited so reserve your free tickets today!

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June 30, 2016, 5:30pm - 8:30pm EDT (Hamilton, Canada)
Asteroid Day: Info Session and Armageddon Movie Screening

Join us for an evening of education and fun. We will begin with a short info session on asteroids and planetary defense, and end with a screening of the movie Armageddon.

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May 28, 2016 - May 28, 2016, 1:00pm to 5:00 pm (Rancho Cucamonga, California United States)
Star Wars Day

The "Big Read" event where Star Wars themed Characters entertain library, and cultural center attendees, Darth Vader reads to the audience to encourage reading. A host of activities that include a costume contest, Ewoks, Saber light shows,Yoda language, Storm Troopers,R2D2 photo opts, various Star Wars vehicles, etc.

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May 18, 2016, 6:30 - 8:30 pm EST (Washington, D.C. United States)
The Planetary Society Reception

Join The Planetary Society’s Board members, key staff and special guests at a reception for our Washington, D.C. area members and donors.

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