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CELEBRATE WORLD SPACE WEEK

BY RUNNING AN EVENT DURING 4-10 OCTOBER

We would also like you to be creative and send us:

  • Space-related videos, blogs, podcasts, that highlight the UK’s space-related places, companies, museums, enthusiasts, societies and private space collections to engage people’s interest in space.

Why celebrate WSW?

Celebrating WSW enables you to:

  • Inspire through Space-related activities
  • Provide community outreach and education
  • Engage with your local community
  • Help raise the profile of space-related organisations and activities in the UK
  • Enhance education in STEM subjects
  • Incorporate Space Science in the classroom for one week a year!
  • Have lots of space-related FUN!

Previous WSWUK events include:

Public Events

Science Festivals, Star Parties, Rocket Launching, Music concerts, Geocaching, EarthCaching, Lectures, Talks, Guest speakers, Conferences, Exhibitions, Film screenings, Premiers, Book Signings, Open Days, Library displays, Presentations, Astronomical monthly meetings, Space quiz, Restaurant space menu week.

Schools Events

Space-themed lessons /days /week, Outreach workshops, STEM Ambassador visits, Space art displays, Competitions, Story writing, Drama, Themed assemblies, Activity days, School trips, STEM club meetings.

Private Events

Film Screenings, Space quiz, Space parties, Star Parties, Model making, Night cruises.

Online Events

Book launches, Tweet the Expert, Google Hangouts, Webinars.

 

 

Please click here for more WSW event ideas.

Find out if your event is valid for registration HERE 

Guide to Organising a WSW event

Resources

For Event Organisers

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