El Camino College invites science loving kids to attend Onizuka Space Science Day. This free, hands-on conference is geared for students in grades 5 – 12.
Onizuka Space Science Day is dedicated to the memory of the seven Challenger astronauts, who on January 28, 1986 lost their lives in pursuit of their dreams, including Ellison Onizuka.
The Ellison S. Onizuka Memorial Committee, El Camino College, and American Honda Motor Co., Inc., are cordially inviting kids to participate in Space Science Day 2016 at El Camino College on Saturday, March 5, 2016.
The days events include:
– NASA Astronaut, Capt. Sunita Williams will be in attendance as the keynote speaker and will conduct a question and answer session. Capt Williams spent a total of 322 days in space and holds the record for total spacewalk time by a female astronaut
-Classroom presentations & demonstrations led by ECC professors, students, and guests from JPL and other institutions
-Hands-on science activities & experiments
-Egg Drop Competition!
- When: Saturday, March 5, 2016 from 8:30 am – 1: 00 pm
- Where: El Camino College, 16007 Crenshaw Blvd, Torrance, CA 90506
- Cost: The event is FREE, parking is $3.00 per vehicle.