Some space-themed events are running in Bromsgrove this summer holiday, at Artrix and Bromsgrove Library in the week starting Saturday August 3. It's in honour of this year’s 'Summer Reading Challenge', Space Chase, an out-of-this-world adventure inspired by the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing.
Still to come
A day of space at Artrix
Friday 9 August, at Artrix. Presented in glorious Sony 4K.
Apollo 11, 11am
Crafted from a newly discovered trove of footage, Apollo 11 has gathered rave reviews as it takes us straight to the heart of NASA’s most celebrated mission that first put men on the moon. Vividly experience humankind’s giant leap into the future and Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin’s entrance to legend.
In Artrix no-one can hear you scream. A special 40th anniversary screening of the gripping modern classic that spawned the Xenomorph and revolutionised scary movies. A masterpiece.
For tickets, prices, and more info see www.artrix.co.uk box office: 01527 577330.
Previously in Space Week
Rocket building workshop
This was on Wednesday August 7, 10am – 1pm, at Parkside Hall.
Bromsgrove Library presented an intriguing session by the University of Birmingham Physics and Astronomy Department. Kids benefit even more when the whole family engages with the wonders of physics and astronomy!
Unfortunately the planned Urban Astronaut event had to be cancelled.