PR # 220 May 9, 2007
RVCC PLANETARIUM TALK TO FOCUS ON PLUTO
The Planetarium at Raritan Valley Community College (RVCC) in North Branch will present ?First Mission to the First Dwarf Planet (Last Planet) and Other JPL Adventures,? Thursday, June 7, at 7:30 p.m.
The lecture will focus on the NASA New Horizons mission to Pluto. Michael Dean Lewis, NASA Solar System Ambassador, will also discuss the background operational systems of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL).
Admission is $5 per person. The program is recommended for audiences in fourth grade and older. For additional information and reservations, call 908-231-8805.
RVCC, located on Route 28 and Lamington Road in North Branch, NJ, and serving Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for close to 40 years, offers more than 80 associate degrees and certificates. In addition, customized training programs and non-credit courses are available for those seeking personal and professional development.
The College is committed to offering a quality and affordable education through effective teaching, liaisons with the community?s businesses and state-of-the-art technology. For further information, visit www.raritanval.edu .