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11th Annual Night Under the Stars Fundraiser
October 29, 2022
Special Guest Speaker
Dr. Larry Crumpler
New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science

Dr. Crumpler, one of the lead planetary geologists on the Perseverance Mars Rover and Ingenuity helicopter, will talk about his thirty years of experience on multiple Mars missions

His new book, Missions to Mars, will be available for sale and autographs

Activities, silent auction, and food begin at 5:00 PM and Dr. Crumpler's talk starts at 7:00 PM

The event will be held at Rainbow Park Observatory, located at 301 Southern Blvd. behind Rainbow Pool in Rio Rancho.

Check back later for more information and a link to silent auction items