“Yuri’s Night World Space Party” – PUBlic Knowledge event at Live Oak in Ft. Worth on Tuesday Apr. 5!
The Ft. Worth Museum of Science and History organized the PUBlic Knowledge event at the Live Oak Music Hall and Lounge on Tuesday, April 5, 2016, beginning at 6:30 p.m. This event is an official Yuri’s Night World Space Party, featuring the National Space Society of North Texas (NSS-NT), which has free NASA and NSS flyers, magazines, and more for attendees. In addition, from 7-8 p.m. NSS-NT president Ken Ruffin gives the presentation The Moon, Asteroids, and Mars: the Future of Human Spaceflight on the big stage in the Live Oak auditorium!
Yuri’s Night is a worldwide celebration of the anniversary of the first human in space, and also the anniversary of the first Space Shuttle launch. Yuri Gagarin, a Soviet cosmonaut, became the first human in space on April 12, 1961. Then, the first Space Shuttle launch, carrying NASA astronauts John Young and Robert Crippen into Low Earth Orbit (LEO) as STS-1, occurred on April 12, 1981.
The Live Oak Music Hall and Lounge is located at 1311 Lipscomb St, Ft. Worth, TX 76104. Space enthusiasts from all across north Texas are encouraged to attend, gain and share some PUBlic Knowledge, and celebrate the 55th anniversary of human spaceflight!
Rock the Planet!!!