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December 2017

Observe the Sun with Safe Telescopes

December 15 @ 12:00 pm - December 17 @ 3:00 pm

Become an astronomer and observe the sun and skies with a telescope, even during the day! View the Sun safely using the Observatory's solar-filtered telescopes. Knowledgeable staff will be present to answer questions and guide observing. Sometimes additional daytime objects, including the Moon and…

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Smithsonian TechQuest: Race to the Moon

December 16 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, 14390 Air and Space Museum Pkwy
Chantilly, VA 20151 United States
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Smithsonian TechQuest: Race to the Moon is a FREE alternate reality game at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center. Set in the thrilling era of early spaceflight, the game explores the exciting race to space by the first American astronauts. Your Mission: Develop a…

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Observe the Sun with Safe Telescopes

December 20 @ 12:00 pm - December 23 @ 3:00 pm

Become an astronomer and observe the sun and skies with a telescope, even during the day! View the Sun safely using the Observatory's solar-filtered telescopes. Knowledgeable staff will be present to answer questions and guide observing. Sometimes additional daytime objects, including the Moon and…

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Smithsonian TechQuest: Race to the Moon

December 23 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, 14390 Air and Space Museum Pkwy
Chantilly, VA 20151 United States
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Smithsonian TechQuest: Race to the Moon is a FREE alternate reality game at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center. Set in the thrilling era of early spaceflight, the game explores the exciting race to space by the first American astronauts. Your Mission: Develop a…

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Observe the Sun with Safe Telescopes

December 27 @ 12:00 pm - December 31 @ 3:00 pm

Become an astronomer and observe the sun and skies with a telescope, even during the day! View the Sun safely using the Observatory's solar-filtered telescopes. Knowledgeable staff will be present to answer questions and guide observing. Sometimes additional daytime objects, including the Moon and…

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Holiday Stargazing at the Public Observatory

December 29 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Celebrate this holiday stargazing at the Public Observatory. Use telescopes to observe planets, stars, and other wonders of the Universe with your own eyes. Knowledgeable staff will be present to answer questions and guide observing. This free stargazing event will be held…

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Smithsonian TechQuest: Race to the Moon

December 30 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, 14390 Air and Space Museum Pkwy
Chantilly, VA 20151 United States
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Smithsonian TechQuest: Race to the Moon is a FREE alternate reality game at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center. Set in the thrilling era of early spaceflight, the game explores the exciting race to space by the first American astronauts. Your Mission: Develop a…

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January 2018

STEM Fair: Women in the Design And Building Industry

January 20, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
District Architecture Center, 421 7th St NW
Washington, DC 20004 United States
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The Washington Architectural Foundation's Design Like A Girl program is opening its doors to girls in the Washington Metro area to meet women in the whole range of design-related fields -- architecture, engineering, construction, urban planning, landscape architecture, interior design.…

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February 2018

Energizing Student Potential: STEM Curriculum, Resources, and Professional Development

February 13, 2018

OSSE is pleased to announce Energizing Student Potential, a STEM-focused energy program for public and public charter schools serving grades 5‐8 in the District of Columbia. This program is a partnership between OSSE, the District of Columbia Public Schools, Pepco…

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Teacher Leadership Summit: Attracting, Retaining, and Developing a Diverse STEM Teaching Workforce

February 23, 2018 - February 25, 2018

To tackle the issue of underrepresentation in STEM education, the Smithsonian Science Education Center and Shell Oil Company will host a Teacher Leadership Summit powered by Teach to Lead at Howard University in Washington, DC on February 23-25, 2018. At this summit,…

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