Space Day Maine coming soon

Space Day Maine, sponsored by Lockheed Martin and the Maine Space Grant Consortium will be celebrated this year on May 4, 2012 at the Winthrop School Department. Sharon Eggleston is our Northeast Regional Coordinator for Space Day Activities – and the program “guru”.  The goal of Space Day is to promote Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education by nurturing young peoples’ enthusiasm for the wonders of the Universe and inspiring them to continue the stellar work of today’s space explorers.  Stay tuned for more information on Space Day Maine, 2012 in the coming weeks.

Information on Space Day Maine, 2011 can be downloaded which will provide you with a sampling of activities that participants are involved in.  A many, many thanks to Kirk Rogers for all his photography work, as well as this wonderful Space Day site!