[vcf-midatlantic] OT: Space Exploration Camp at InfoAge: Ages 11-14, Aug. 17-21

Jeffrey Brace jeffrey at vcfed.org
Mon Jun 1 20:32:00 EDT 2020

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic signups have slowed down for ISEC (Infoage
Space Exploration Center).

*Website *is: isec.space

*Space Exploration Week is a five day space science program for children
ages 11- 14 about The Earth, The Solar System, The Galaxy, The Universe,
Rocketry, and Outer Space Observation and Exploration. Each day is divided
into two 3 hour sessions of fun filled model making, rocket launching,
demonstrations and games. On the final day of Space Exploration Week
everyone will learn how to move the TLM18 Space Sentry Radio Dish Antenna
and use it to explore the Milky Way Galaxy. Parents can take a video of
their child at the controls! We expect to have speakers from NASA and
Princeton University.*

*Activities are indoor and outdoor and include a visit to the InfoAge Radio
Museum, The Original Marconi Tower and a trip to **Mobile Radar Units.*

*Learn about the history of NASA’s Space Programs and the exciting events
that took place right here at the Diana Site in Wall Township that launched
Space Exploration.*

*Travel through Space using the TLM18 Radio Dish Antenna to send your voice
to the moon and hear it bounce back in 2.5 seconds!*

*Registration is limited, Register Now for Summer 2020!*

Learn about:

The Earth and its Atmosphere

Make a model of the Earth’s Atmosphere

The Solar System

Make a model of the Solar System


Make and Launch Rock

Vanguard and Tiros satellites

Build your own Satellite

The Radio Telescope Dish

Make a model of a Radio Dish Antenna

The Moon and other Earth Satellites

Add these to our Earth Model

The Milky Way Galaxy

Make a Star Finder

Comets and Asteroids

Make your own Comet or Asteroid

Outer Space Observation: Telescopes

Make your own Telescope

See through Alien Eyes

Using radio waves to study planets

Bounce your voice off the Moon using a radio telescope

Space Exploration Week Camp is a 5 day, 7 hour program from 8:30-3:30

Program Costs: $199. per child.  $175 for additional Children in the same

Participants receive a packet to keep all of their materials as well as a
keepsake box for all their models and a Certificate of Completion.

A Deposit of $50 per child is required at time of registration.
Full payment is required on the first day of Space Exploration Week.

Dates TBA for Space Exploration Week 2020

Please return this form by mail or in person with a $50. deposit to
register for Summer 2020
InfoAge 2201 Marconi Rd. Wall, NJ 07719 c/o Lori Lauber
Walk in hours are 1-5 on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
For more information call: 732-322-4823 / 732-280-3000 or email:
lorilauber at gmail.com
Jeff Brace
Vice President & Board Member, VCF East Showrunner
Vintage Computer Federation
jeffrey at vcfed.org

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