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Orbiting October Book Club
October 24, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Join us in reading Hidden Figures by Margo Lee Shetterly, which explores the contributions of NASA’s Black women mathematicians in the space program. “Young readers”and picture book versions of the book are available for kids and families. An audiobook version is also available. Please read or listen to one of the books, then discuss it with us on Thursday, October 24th at 6:30 pm. Snacks will be provided.
To see all of the editions and copies available for check out, click here. Hidden Figures and Hidden Figures: Young Reader’s edition are also available in ebook format from OverDrive and digital audio format from hoopla.
This activity is presented as part of Exploring Space, an interactive experience at the Marshall-Lyon County Library through late November 2019.
Exploring Space: Smart Spacecraft, Big Data, and Digital Models, a traveling exhibition for libraries, is part of the STAR Library Network (STAR_Net) led by the National Center for Interactive Learning at the Space Science Institute. Exhibit partners include EDC. Exploring Space is supported through a grant from the National Science Foundation: DRL-1421427.