April 11: NUSTARS Yuri's Night
The Northwestern University Space and Technology Rocketry Society (NUSTARS) will be hosting a Yuri's night event that features a screening of the film Taming of the Fire, an epic from the Soviet Union about the history of its space program (English subtitles, runtime 160 minutes). Catered food from a local Russian restaurant will be provided before the movie begins at 7:30PM. There will be an intermission break after the first act.
Thursday, April 11, 7:00pm-10:00pm
Donald P. Jacobs Center
Owen L. Coon Forum
2001 Sheridan Road
Evanston, IL 60208
NUSTARS Yuri's Night Information and Map
April 20: Astronomy Day at Harper College
CSSS speakers Jim Kovac and Jim Plaxco will be giving presentations as a part of the Northwest Suburban Astronomers and the Harper College Department of Physical Sciences Astronomy Day festivities at Harper College. Jim Kovac's presentation is The Universe in Images - Galaxies, Nebulas, and the Dark Side and Jim Plaxco's presentation is The NewSpace Frontier.
Saturday, April 20th at 5:30pm to 9:00pm
Harper College, Building Z
1200 W. Algonquin Road
Palatine, IL 60067
NSA Astronomy Day Information
April 28: NewSpace Frontier Program
The Winnetka-Northfield Library, with the support of the NSS Illinois North Shore, the Chicago Space Frontier L5 Society, and the Chicago Society for Space Studies will host The NewSpace Frontier presentation that explores the exciting world of newspace. The presentation will be given by CSSS President Jim Plaxco.
IMPORTANT:The library is requiring that attendees register for this program as it begins before the library opens that day so please take the time to
Register with the library to attend
Note I have been told that CSSS members who show up without having registered will be able to attend.
Sunday, April 28, 2013 from 11:30am to 12:45pm
Winnetka-Northfield Public Library
768 Oak Street
Winnetka, IL 60093