Summer Library Program – Bemus Point Public Library

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Comet Atcha!
Join us as we go whizzing through space and around the sun on the tails of a comet. A mixture of ice, carbon dioxide, dust and other gases, comets are surrounded by a large cloud of gas and dust which compose their tail. As comets approach the sun in their orbit they heat up and their tail gets longer, splitting into two – gases and dust.

Participants will experience this phenomenon first hand, using three dimensional geometry to build their own comet wind socks; adding separate tails to help detail a comets path through space.

Free & open to the public with all materials provided!

August 22 2019

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Date: August 22
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost: Free
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Venue

Bemus Point Public Library

13 Main Street
Bemus Point, NY 14712 United States

Phone:

1.716.386.2274

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Organizer

Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts at St. Bonaventure University
Phone: 1.716.375.2494
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