Liftoff! Celebrating Spaceflight Documentary and Hollywood Film Series
Tuesday, January 9 at 12:30pm: 2007 Documentary/Biography examines the goals of the highly secretive American space program prior to Sputnik. The Eisenhower Administration's covert objectives in space gave the impression that the Soviets had a commanding lead in space technology. Rated PG.
Saturday, January 13 at 12:30pm: 1983 Adventure/Biography/Drama about the original Mercury 7 astronauts and their macho, seat-of-the-pants approach to the space program. 3h, 13m. Rated PG.
Tuesday, January 30 at 12:30pm: 2008 Documentary about all of the necessary technologies required to reach the Moon and Project Gemini, which comprised ten missions in the mid-1960s. 50 minutes.
Registration is not required.
Location: Monroe Township Library – 4 Municipal Plaza, Monroe Twp., NJ 08831.
Audience: Teens and Adults
Special instructions: Registration is not required.