We're having a t-shirt made for the 50th anniversary program (https://business.facebook.com/events/1976947775934916/). Cost is $15, limited supply at the event. There will be other space related merchandise (though not specific to the Observatory). Cash or check only.
For the Global Rocket Launch today (date Apollo 11 launched from Kennedy Space Center) we are making straw rockets and trying to ;land on the Moon. If you succeed, you win a prize.
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On July 16, 1969 Apollo 11 launched from Cape Canaveral (now the Kennedy Space Center). Stop by the museum as we participate in the Global Rocket Launch to celebrate. Make a straw rocket and then launch it at the moon - https://business.facebook.com/events/691112418008948/
The Gaithersburg Community Museum is located in the restored 1884 B&O Railroad Station complex and comprises of the historic Freight House, the History Park and the rolling stock. The Museum features educational exhibits and programs designed to spark interest and imagination in our City’s history.
The Museum collects photographs, documents & other historic articles that help tell the story of Gaithersburg and works to present that story in an interesting and interpretive manner. Tours, programs, local history publications, rentals, genealogical and other research opportunities, and much more are all waiting for you and your family at the Gaithersburg Community Museum.