EXPLORE SPACE RIGHT HERE More than a quarter million students and teachers across the United States, Canada and England will experience the excitement of space exploration this year as part of Challenger Learning Center simulation programs. Merging the power of a child's imagination with the excitement of discovery, students become engineers and scientists as they Voyage to Mars, Rendezvous With A Comet, Return to the Moon or Encounter Earth. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today.
NAVAL MUSEUM Come aboard and get the little known Navy view of the Civil War. Focusing on the themes of Technology, Commerce, Blockade, Amphibious Operations and River Campaigns, you’ll get the stories of Sailors, Soldiers, Slaves and Civilians as affected by the Civil War Navies, North and South. Today from 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Admission is $7.50, $6.50 for seniors and military, $6 for students and free for those 6 and under.
CASTING A LONG SHADOW The CSU Archives and the Simon Schwob Memorial Library invite you to come celebrate the opening of the Colonel Richard P. Hallock Papers featuring guest speaker Pierre Sprey, former defense analyst under Robert McNamara. Reception to follow. It’s free!