This one is all about the bits of science that go woosh, boom and whee! Its going to be really are exciting.
We are going to have some folks showing off some amateur rocketry(the big stuff), We will be bringing back the human powered water/air rockets(ahh so refreshing!)
We are going to be having some paper plane building/testing contests.
If weather is good we are going to try and launch a large tethered balloon with a teeny video camera on it for some aerial photography.
After dusk, we are going to try and have a few astronomy related demos, Including a member from TAAS with his 17.5″ telescope! and still more ideas yet to be worked in!
We also have numerous guests invited to show and tell. Including the Challenger Learning center of NM
$10 Adults, (all proceeds go directly to keeping the space open and towards funding our future events), kids under 12 free with adult. As always Quelab Members always get in free!
Thats at 1112 2nd street NW
Starting: 5:00pm-going until 10pm
Saturday July 30th
BTW we are now less than 10 days from the end of our IndiGoGo micro funding fundraiser. we are still less than half of our goal, if you can spare any change please donate it, if you have already then please spread the word! We need your help! http://www.indiegogo.com/Keep-Quelab-Open
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