Film: Missile to Moon
Date: 2:00pm - 4:00pm PST February 12, 2017 Location: Templeton Campus Center, Council CHambers
Templeton Campus Center, Council CHambers
Join Watzek Library and Lake Oswego Public Library for a screening of the PBS documentary “Missile to Moon” on Sunday, February 12, at 2:00pm in the Council Chambers. The controversial story of Wernher von Braun, NASA, and Alabama’s significant contribution to the exploration of space. The movie tracks the evolution of Huntsville, Alabama from “The Watercress Capital of the World” to “Rocket City USA.” Following the film, Mary Kaiser, a research scientist at NASA AMES Research Center for 30 years, will share her thoughts and answer questions.
This documentary is part of a series of events for the 2017 Lake Oswego Reads featured book, http://www.ci.oswego.or.us/loreads/2014Rise of the Rocket Girls….