Las Vegas Sun

September 20, 2014

Currently: 95° — Complete forecast | Log in | Create an account

NASA lectures

Space enthusiasts, don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to meet two pioneers of space exploration. Join David D. McBride, Director of NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center as he shares insight into the future of space exploration. McBride discusses the completion of NASA’s Shuttle Program, the future of NASA’s space exploration initiatives, and the latest developments in aeronautics research, science, unmanned and manned space exploration. Both the 11:45 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. presentations are free for Springs Preserve members and are included with general admission. From 7-9 p.m., astronaut Al Worden will share his career experiences including his 1971 mission with Apollo 15. After his presentation and book signing in the Big Springs Theater, Worden will lead a tour of the SPACE exhibit. Adult tickets are $25 for members, $30 for members and $15 for those 18 and under and the adult tickets include a copy of Worden's book "Falling to Earth: An Apollo Astronaut’s Journey to the Moon."

When: Saturday, April 14, 2012
THIS EVENT HAS PASSED

Where: Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd., Las Vegas

Cost: Free - $30

Age limit: All ages

Categories: Lectures

Event posted April 10, 2012
Last updated April 10, 2012

Join the Discussion:

Check this out for a full explanation of our conversion to the LiveFyre commenting system and instructions on how to sign up for an account.

Full comments policy

Submit an event »

« Previous | Next »

Editor's Picks

Today

Gardens Guided Walk
Springs Preserve
Krewella
Daylight Beach Club
Sunday Brunch
Tao Beach

Monday

Human Experience at The Beat
The Beat Coffeehouse
Forever Motor City
The Riviera | 9 p.m.
Michael Monge
Wynn Las Vegas

Tuesday

Rock Shot Bingo
Green Valley Ranch | 8:30 p.m.
Nickel Beer Night
The Beauty Bar | 21:00:00
Ink Master Viewing Party
Silverton Casino Hotel | 17:00:00

Wednesday

Recycled Percussion
The Quad
Olivia Newton-John
Flamingo
Forever Doo Wop
The Riviera | 7 p.m.

Thursday

Paranormal
Bally's Las Vegas
Movies in the Square
Town Square
Limelight
Plaza Hotel and Casino

Friday

Ja-Makin’-Me Laugh
The D
Recess Fridays
Encore Beach Club
The Beatles LOVE
Love Theater

Saturday

Las Vegas Jazz Festival
JW Marriott
Flavors of the Heart
World Market Center | time TBA
iHeartRadio Music Festival
MGM Grand Garden Arena