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Robert Pearlman
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posted 11-20-2017 06:19 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Robert Pearlman   Click Here to Email Robert Pearlman     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Several events are scheduled to mark the 45th anniversary of Apollo 17:
  • Lunar and Planetary Institute
    Dec. 2, 2017 | Houston, Texas

    Join Apollo 17 astronaut Dr. Harrison Schmitt and Lunar and Planetary Institute (LPI) staff for two events looking back on 45 years since Apollo 17.

  • U.S. Space & Rocket Center
    Dec. 7, 2017 | Huntsville, Alabama

    The U.S. Space & Rocket Center will celebrate the 45th anniversary of Apollo 17 with a reception and dinner featuring keynote speaker, Dr. Harrison Schmitt, moonwalker, geologist, former U.S. Senator and author who will share memories of being NASA's first scientist astronaut and member of the last Apollo crew.

    Prior to the evening festivities, Dr. Schmitt will host a book signing and then take part in a "Pass the Torch" talk.

  • Space Center Houston
    Dec. 8, 2017 | Houston, Texas

    The day after the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 17 launch, get an in-depth new look at the last lunar landing with legends from the mission. Apollo 17 astronaut Dr. Harrison "Jack" Schmitt, former Apollo 17 lead flight director Gerry Griffin and Dr. Paul Spudis of the Planetary Institute will speak on "Apollo 17: Something More Than Gossamer Wings" in this Thought Leader Series talk.

denali414
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posted 11-22-2017 02:12 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for denali414   Click Here to Email denali414     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
If anyone goes to these events and they give out a special 45th commemorative medallion, please let us know, so can add to list... thank you.

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