Astronomy for Everyone

Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Join us for an unforgettable journey through the universe with Kevin Manning, award-winning astronomer and former NASA consultant.

Kevin Manning founded "Astronomy for Everyone: Size & Scale of the Universe" with a mission to generate interest and foster scientific literacy in the general public nationwide through the delivery of awe-inspiring, educational and entertaining programs.

In addition to currently lecturing across our nation, Kevin has worked as a consultant with NASA, the Chandra X-Ray Observatory launched on the space shuttle with the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, and other ground-based observatories and with Brookhaven National Laboratory. He has presented workshops and lectures over the years at libraries, public schools, observatories, and science centers, including such places as Tufts University, State University of New York at Stony Brook, the NSTA National Convention, AAAS Breakfast with Scientists, and the National Parks Service.

This free program is presented with the generous support of the Friends of the Lake Oswego Public Library. The Lake Oswego Public Library is located at 706 4th Street, Lake Oswego. For more information, contact Fawn McGee at 503-675-3995.