By Jennifer La Riviere

Meet the Robovikes of Vanden High Robotics Club and test drive a claw robot! The Robovikes are excited to visit the Suisun City Library and share Ragnarok, their robot designed for the national FRC Robotics Competition held earlier this year. Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.


The event will be held from 3pm to 4:30pm on Thursday, June 22 at the Suisun City Library, 601 Pintail Dr.,  Suisun City.


Solano County Library is one of 75 public libraries to be part of the NASA@ My Library initiative to engage public audiences nationwide in informal and lifelong learning with the excitement of NASA exploration and discovery. As a NASA@ My Library Partner, Solano County Library is offering free programs and activities for various age groups that explore NASA science and technology. The programs will be held between May 2017 and October 2018. More information, including a program schedule, will be available in the coming months at solanolibrary.com/nasa-at-my-library.


NASA@ My Library is led by the National Center for Interactive Learning (NCIL) at the Space Science Institute (SSI) in partnership with the American Library Association (ALA) Public Programs Office, the Pacific Science Center, Cornerstones of Science, and the Education Development Center. Collaborators include International Observe the Moon Night team members based at the Planetary Science Institute, NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, the Lunar and Planetary Institute, Wyle Labs and NASA’s Ames Research Center. Funding comes from NASA’s Science Mission Directorate via cooperative agreement No. NNX16AE30A. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed by NASA@ My Library do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.


For questions please contact Jennifer La Riviere-Library Associate, 1-866-572-7587, or email jrlariviere@solanocounty.com. \For a calendar of related programs, visit solanolibrary.com/nasa-at-my-library




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