Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Event

Receptions & Open Houses

The events are free and open to the public. For more information, contact Cathy Geho at 740-587-6223 or visit Denison.edu. Events include:

  • Thursday, June 27, at 7 p.m.: The Department of Physics and Astronomy presents a Planetarium Show for the Granville Public Library with Denison professor Wesley Walter in the Olin Science Hall (100 Sunset Hill).
  • Tuesday, July 16, at 9 p.m.: The Department of Physics and Astronomy presents an Observatory Show on launch day with Denison associate professor Steven Olmschenk in the Swasey Observatory (300 Chapel Drive).
  • Saturday, July 20, at 6 p.m.: The Department of Physics and Astronomy presents Landing Day with Denison professor Steven Doty in the Olin Science Hall (100 Sunset Hill).
    •  6 p.m.: Family Activities: (Dress like your favorite astronaut; trivia; astronaut snacks; liquid nitrogen ice cream; moon photos by Tim Black)
    • 7 p.m.: Rebroadcast of the Lunar Landing
    • 7:30 p.m.: Public Talk and Discussion
  • Wednesday, July 24, at 3:30 p.m.: The Department of Physics and Astronomy presents professor Steven Doty. Doty will share his love of astronomy on splashdown day at the Granville Public Library (217 E Broadway Granville, OH).
Posted Date 
Wednesday, June 26, 2019