Event Details

Adler Planetarium Pop-Up Program -- Cowings Invention

Experiments and STEM-­focused activities for all ages

Learn about Dr. Patricia Cowings, the first African American woman scientist to be trained as an astronaut by NASA. She has helped keep many astronauts from getting sick in outer space—find out how! Then create your own 3D space scene with an astronaut, space ship, stars and planets!

For more info, visit:  Adler Planetarium



Adler Planetarium
1300 S Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL  60605



Event Highlights

  •  December 28, 2016
  •  10:00 am − 1:30 pm
  •  Grade Pre-K to 12
  •  FREE with general admission
  •   Takes place in the Curiosity Classroom inside the Planet Explorers exhibition.