Flying in Space: The Space Shuttle and Beyond

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Saturday February 17

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11:00 AM  –  12:00 PM

Join the Grand Rapids Public Museum for a presentation at 11:00 am in the Meijer Theater, given by former astronaut Guion “Guy” Bluford. He will present Flying in Space: The Space Shuttle and Beyond. Bluford flew four missions for NASA from 1983-1992, and is best known as the first African American to fly in space, during his first flight, STS-8, on the Challenger. After retiring from service as an astronaut in 1993, Bluford entered the business world, and he continues to give talks throughout the country about his experiences with NASA and the future of America’s space program.

Tickets to this presentation are $2 for GRPM members and $10 for non-members.

TICKET PRICES (includes general admission):

Non-Member $10

Member $2


 **Members please make sure you register and sign into the website to receive your Member discount**