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3D PEN

“Use the 3D Pen to bring your creations to life. Be sure to bring your imagination. For everyone grade K and up— adults, too!” – Bedford Public Library

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Creative Destruction: Blackout Poetry

“Out of destruction comes art! Bring new life to old books in this creative blackout poetry workshop. For teens grades 6-12.” – Bedford Public Library

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On July 3rd the public will have the opportunity to swim late hours at the pool and watch a dive in movie!! The movie will be Madagascar. The pool will open to the public at 6:30pm, the movie will start at dusk, and the pool will close at the conclusion of the movie.

Price will be regular pool admission rates:
Children 2 & Under: Free
Children 3-17: $2.50
Adults: $3
Slide Band: $1.50
Pool Pass

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GALACTIC GATHERING

Virgil I. Grissom Memorial, Inc. is pleased to announce special guests:

Joel Johnstone & Harrison Schmitt


 

Joel Johnstone:
Have you ever watched The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, The Newsroom or The Astronaut Wives Club? You would’ve seen Joel Johnstone! While he is in Mitchell, he plans to speak about his role on The Astronaut Wives Club, as our honorable hero, Gus Grissom.

Harrison Schmitt:
As the most recent living person to walk on the moon, we are excited to have Schmitt in Mitchell to talk of his life as a geologist, former U.S. Senator and crew member of Apollo 17. You have to hear these stories!

 

SCHEDULE

10:30 am – 12:00 pm
$20 | VIP Tours | Grissom Boyhood Home
This includes a tour of the Home, hor d’oeuvres and desserts, as well as, a photo with Joel Johnstone.

 

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
$45 | Photo Op | Mitchell First Baptist Church
Includes a group photo of no more than 5 people with Harrison Schmitt. Tickets will be available at the door on the day of for $50.

 

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Free | Open House Tours | Grissom Boyhood Home
Walk through the home that Gus Grissom grew up in.

 

7:00 pm
$30 | Symposium | Mitchell Opera House
This is a special program from Harrison Schmitt and Joel Johnstone.

 

CLICK HERE TO GET YOUR TICKETS

 

Want to learn a little more about Lawrence County astronauts? We have a whole blog about them! CLICK HERE to check it out!

While your in town for the event, you may want to check out our Cool Astronaut Finds!

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HOLIDAY DRIVE IN – OPEN FOR THE SEASON!

Enjoy a movie under the stars.

FRIDAY & SATURDAY:

8:30 pm: Dumbo
10:45 pm: Captain Marvel

*Gate will open at 7:00 pm

 

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HOLIDAY DRIVE IN – OPEN FOR THE SEASON!

Enjoy a movie under the stars.

FRIDAY & SATURDAY:

8:30 pm: Dumbo
10:45 pm: Captain Marvel

*Gate will open at 7:00 pm

 

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Pre-K Discovery

Children age 2 and under.

Today: Read stories, listen to music and play along with your little one!

 

“At Pre-K Discovery, your child will enjoy stories, songs, and activities in a fun and relaxed atmosphere where children can play individually and interact with others. Pre-K Discovery is generally held on the second Tuesday and Wednesday mornings of each month. Please feel free to attend both sessions!” – Bedford Public Library

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Pre-K Discovery

Children age 5 and under.

Today: Read a few fun stories about insects, go on a bug hunt, and make a glowing firefly jar.

“At Pre-K Discovery, your child will enjoy stories, songs, and activities in a fun and relaxed atmosphere where children can play individually and interact with others. Pre-K Discovery is generally held on the second Tuesday and Wednesday mornings of each month. Please feel free to attend both sessions!” – Bedford Public Library

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Pre-K Discovery

Children age 5 and under.

Today: Read a few fun stories about insects, go on a bug hunt, and make a glowing firefly jar.

“At Pre-K Discovery, your child will enjoy stories, songs, and activities in a fun and relaxed atmosphere where children can play individually and interact with others. Pre-K Discovery is generally held on the second Tuesday and Wednesday mornings of each month. Please feel free to attend both sessions!” – Bedford Public Library

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Virtual Reality: Richie’s Plank Experience

 

“Be brave! Wear virtual reality goggles to experience what it’s like to walk a plank 500 feet in the air. For children and teens grades 3-12.” – Bedford Public Library