One Giant Leap for Mankind

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the July 1969 Moon landing and space exploration with these events, booklists, and more.

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Book Corner: Shoot for the Moon Book Corner: Shoot for the Moon

By Tracy
When choosing your next read, reach the stars with these book suggestions about astronomy and the Moon.
When choosing your next read, reach the stars with these book suggestions about astronomy and the Moon.
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CRRL Picks: Shoot for the Stars CRRL Picks: Shoot for the Stars

recommended by CRRLCollection
Shoot for the stars with these adult fiction titles on space exploration and other cosmic adventures.
Shoot for the stars with these adult fiction titles on space exploration and other cosmic adventures.
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CRRL My Librarian: Moonshot 1969 CRRL My Librarian: Moonshot 1969

recommended by CRRL_VirginiaJ
Mission accomplished. Learn how and why it was done and who was involved with these books and videos.
Mission accomplished. Learn how and why it was done and who was involved with these books and videos.
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Shoot for the Stars Events Shoot for the Stars Events

Check out all of our space-themed classes and events.
Check out all of our space-themed classes and events.
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To Infinity & Beyond: Space… To Infinity & Beyond: Space…

recommended by CRRLCollection
Check out one of these Hollywood films on space exploration and travel.
Check out one of these Hollywood films on space exploration and travel.
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High Impact Asteroid Fiction High Impact Asteroid Fiction

recommended by CRRL_SarahH
Whether you mine one, live inside one, or fear it's coming to destroy the Earth, any way you slice it, asteroids make for an exciting read.
Whether you mine one, live inside one, or fear it's coming to destroy the Earth, any way you slice it, asteroids make for an exciting…
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Check Out Now: Astronomy eMagazine Check Out Now: Astronomy eMagazine

Includes expert science reporting, vivid color photography, complete sky coverage, informative telescope reviews, and much more.
Includes expert science reporting, vivid color photography, complete sky coverage, informative telescope reviews, and much more.
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Backyard Astronomy for Beginners Backyard Astronomy for Beginners

Jul 15th | 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Part of our Science Cafe summer series. Presented by David Abbou, NASA/JPL Solar System Ambassador. For adults.
Part of our Science Cafe summer series. Presented by David Abbou, NASA/JPL Solar System Ambassador. For adults.
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Fabulous Friday: Space Fabulous Friday: Space

Aug 23rd | 4:30pm - 5:15pm
To infinity - and beyond! For Grades K-6.
To infinity - and beyond! For Grades K-6.
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If you like The Martian If you like The Martian

By Crrlstaff
These out-of-this-world suggestions are perfect if you enjoyed Andy Weir's The Martian.
These out-of-this-world suggestions are perfect if you enjoyed Andy Weir's The Martian.
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CRRL Kids: The Aliens Have Landed! CRRL Kids: The Aliens Have Landed!

recommended by CRRL_MegS
What will you do if the aliens land? Brush up on some out-of-this-world fiction, of course!
What will you do if the aliens land? Brush up on some out-of-this-world fiction, of course!
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CRRL Picks: Astronomy for Everybody CRRL Picks: Astronomy for Everybody

recommended by CRRLAdults
We can reach the stars - with our eyes, our minds, and our spirits. Let these materials guide you to an enlightening pastime.
We can reach the stars - with our eyes, our minds, and our spirits. Let these materials guide you to an enlightening pastime.
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