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The Big Dipper: Beacon of the Underground Railroad

Date(s): October 23, 2008
Time(s): 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
Location: Frymire Auditorium, GBPLC

Astronomer & Scientific Storyteller Ken VanLew presents an inspiring narrative about the historical role of the Big Dipper constellation. In this interactive presentation, VanLew highlights the importance of gaining knowledge about astronomy and how the Big Dipper helped to write history including the voyage of Christopher Columbus.

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George Bush Presidential Library and Museum
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