Virtual Outer Space Storytime

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For the Whole Family

Lakewood Public Library has been selected to be a part of the NASA initiative when the Webb Space Telescope launches this fall! The James Webb Space Telescope will be a large infrared telescope with a 6.5-meter primary mirror. The telescope will be launched from French Guiana on December 18, 2021. The Webb telescope will be the premier observatory of the next decade and will study every phase in the history of our universe. Go to to learn more.

Join Librarian Nic Starr as he builds anticipation and excitement about the launch by reading stories about outer space.

Rocket Says Look Up by Nathan Bryon. “Aspiring astronaut Rocket draws her community together to see a rare appearance of the Phoenix Meteor Showers, hoping especially that her big brother, Jamal, will look up from his phone”—Publisher’s description.

Out There by Tom Sullivan. “Two children looking up at the night sky wonder what kind of creatures and planets exist in other parts of the universe” – Publisher’s description.

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