school events

Ham Radio Club to make contact with NOAA-19 Satellite

In anticipation of our Go Galactic! Fall Festival on October 13, Upper Elementary has been exploring man-made satellites of the 21st century. We have compared polar orbits to geosynchronous orbits, examined how a rocket transports satellites into space, taken a virtual tour of the inside of the International Space Station, investigated space junk, studied the [...]

2017-10-08T16:30:07+00:00 By |

Space Voyage at the Go Galactic! Fall Festival

A virtual voyage to the moon and beyond Space exploration is surely among humankind's greatest accomplishments. Perhaps the pinnacle of such exploration was when the United States landed men on the moon in 1969. Since time immemorial, humans have dreamed of visiting the moon. When Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walked on the moon in [...]

2017-10-08T16:36:30+00:00 By |

Announcing the Seventh Annual Fall Festival!

Our annual festival has become a fixture in the Holly Springs autumn calendar. We look forward to continuing this tradition by presenting our Go Galactic festival in the fall. This year is our seventh festival and we excited to invite parents, families and the public to enjoy another year of family-friendly events, rides, food and [...]

2017-08-02T15:05:34+00:00 By |

Announcing the Sixth Annual Fall Festival

Our annual festival has become a fixture in the Holly Springs autumn calendar. We look forward to continuing this tradition by presenting our Soaring With Stories festival in the fall. This year is our sixth festival and we excited to invite parents, families and the public to enjoy another year of family-friendly events, rides, food [...]

2017-07-17T18:07:51+00:00 By |

Join us for stories of rockets, space, and things that go boom!

This event in brief You are invited to join us in a family-friendly setting for a Q and A session with a prominent local scientist while enjoying coffee and snacks. This informal event allows children and adults to quiz (or even grill!) a scientist on interesting topics of the day. This is a great way [...]

2017-05-29T17:34:36+00:00 By |