Bahrain joins the largest annual space event in the world – World Space Week slated for October 4-10, aiming at inspiring the workforce of tomorrow by drawing public awareness and support for space programs across the globe.
A line-up of activities are set for a full week of space fair. It includes virtual events targeting kids and youth such as DIY activities on Zoom, where kids will be asked to prepare materials for 2 space related STEM activities which they will do live with a STEM instructor. Live experiments will also be conducted via Zoom with fun and interactive segments for kids to enjoy. Also on the line-up are storytelling sessions in English and Arabic for young kids to enjoy space related stories with Q&A.
Dr. Shawna Pandya, Canadian Scientist-Astronaut Candidate with Project PoSSUM – a Citizen-Science Astronautics Program is also onboard and will be featured in a talk to share her experience and expertise.
The invitation is open to the public.
Register to participate in activities here
october 4 (Sunday) - 10 (Saturday)
NSSA in collaboration with Clever Play