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Hey Mars! Put a Ring on it! Conversation Starters


1. Whose Moon is whose?! Try to guess which moon of these moons- — Hyperion, Triton, Europa, Deimos, Luna, Miranda– goes with which planet (Remember: Mercury and Venus have no moons). Then, check your answers here: http://www.go-astronomy.com/planets/planet-moons.htm

2. Some planets have dozens of moons! But our Earth only has one. Make up some extra moons for Earth by creating moon sounding names.

3. Draw a picture of how the night sky would look on Earth with these extra moons … The moons will appear bigger if they are close to the planet like Mars’ moon Phobos or smaller if they are farther away like the Moon we see every night. They could be different colors and shapes too!

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Saturday, May 21st
11am - 12pm

 

Second Star to the Right Children's Books
1455 S Pearl St,
Denver, CO 80210

 

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Sunday, May 22nd
10am - 12pm

 

Paramount Theatre
1621 Glenarm Palace
Denver, CO 80202

 

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Saturday, May 28th
10am - 2pm

Texas Children’s Museum
201 TX-174
Rio Vista, TX 76093

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Sunday, May 29th
12pm - 5pm

Fort Worth Museum of Science and History
1600 Gendy St.
Forth Worth, TX 76107

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Monday, May 30th
10am - 2pm

Dallas Arboretum
8525 Garland Rd.
Dallas, TX 75218

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Friday, June 3rd
11am - 3pm

Fernbank Science Center
156 Heaton Park Dr.
Atlanta, GA 30307

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11am - 3pm

East Lake Park
2617 Memorial Drive Southeast
Atlanta, GA 30317

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11am - 3pm

Coan Park
1530 Woodbine Avenue Southeast
Atlanta, GA 30317

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Saturday, June 11th
11am - 3pm

 

Terre Haute Children’s Museum
727 Wabash Ave.
Terre Haute, IN 47807

 

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