Kick Off Apollo’s 50th Anniversary at the Movies on March 29

By |2019-03-18T11:02:39-04:00March 18th, 2019|News, Press Releases|

Join the NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center and the Virginia Space Flight Academy for an Apollo-themed movie night March 29, the first of many events planned in 2019 in celebration of Apollo’s 50th Anniversary. On July 20, 1969, humans first set foot on the lunar surface, achieving the challenge set by President John Kennedy [...]

NASA Wallops Visitor Center introduces Apollo anniversary youth art contest

By |2019-03-05T15:08:09-04:00March 5th, 2019|News, Press Releases|

July 20, 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the groundbreaking moment when humans first set foot on the moon. To recognize this historic event, the NASA Wallops Visitor Center is proud to announce the 2019 Apollo Youth Art Contest. The theme of the contest is “Apollo’s 50th Anniversary,” and is open to pre-K through 12th grade [...]