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April 26, 2017
April 26, 2017
108 E. Bland St
April 27, 2017
912 N Main St
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April 5, 2017, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
April 5, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Alien Planets Revealed (documentary, 53 min.) - all audiences
It’s a golden age for planet hunters: NASA’s Kepler mission has identified more than 3,500 potential planets orbiting stars beyond our Sun. Some of them, like a planet called Kepler-22b, might even be able to harbor life. How did we come upon this distant planet? Combining startling animation with input from expert astrophysicists and astrobiologists, “Alien Planets Revealed” takes viewers on a journey along with the Kepler telescope.
April 5, 2017, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Weirdest Planets (documentary, 47 min.) - all audiences
With temperatures ranging from 1000 to 2000°C, gravity 15 times stronger than Earth's, and a year that lasts just 5.6 of our days, HAT-P-2b is not a planet you'd want to visit for vacation. The unusual gas giant—located 440 light-years away in the constellation Hercules - turns out to be the most massive planet found outside our solar system so far. Journey further into space with this documentary, and discover the weirdest planets of our universe.
These programs are free and open to the public.
April 5, 2017, 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM @ Malone Room
Books from the Children’s picture book collection might include Humpty Dumpty by Christopher Harbo and Guess Who Says Moo by Leonie Shearing. Stories and crafts may vary. Craft quantities are limited.
September 30, 2016 - June 18, 2017, All Day @ Roswell Museum and Arts Center
Duty, Honor, Art: The New Mexico Military Institute Collection
Exhibit Opening: 5:00-7:00 pm on September 30
Exhibition Dates: September 30, 2016-June 18, 2017
For more information visit https://www.facebook.com/events/224190214642809/
While the Institute has a long history of engaging the Roswell Museum and its holdings, NMMI also has its own significant collection of art and historical objects, including paintings, prints, and sculpture. Encompassing works created by both faculty and alumni, as well as prominent southwestern artists such as Laura Gilpin and Kenneth Miller Adams, this collection is an important facet of Roswell’s vast cultural heritage, and emphasizes the Institute’s ongoing interest and commitment to art as well as education. In recognition of NMMI’s 125th anniversary, this exhibit will showcase the school’s art collection, and highlight the Institute’s interaction with the Roswell Museum.