The James Webb Telescope: Revolutionizing Our Understanding of Space

Wednesday, November 36:30—8:00 PMLecture HallBeebe Library345 Main Street, Wakefield, MA, 01880

Learn about NASA's latest venture, the James Webb Space Telescope, as it prepares for launch in December!  This infrared telescope will push the boundaries of the observable universe to uncover details about the birth of the first stars and first galaxies that formed after the Big Bang. Join Aldrich Astronomical Society President and NASA Solar Ambassador Jim J. Zebrowski to talk about this 6.5 meter telescope and how it will revolutionize our understanding of the Universe.  Aldrich Astronomical Society will offer November night sky updates, talk about the library telescope program, and have a star gazing event after the presentation if the weather permits.

Please Note: Masks are required in the library by order of the Town of Wakefield. 

Capacity: 11 of 30 spaces available.

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