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 in 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.

On December 9, 2021, join Librarian Nic Starr as he builds anticipation and excitement about the launch by reading stories about outer space.

Astronaut Handbook by Meghan McCarthy: “Discusses the requirements for becoming an astronaut” – Publisher’s description.

Mousetronaut: Based on a (Partially) True Story by Mark E. Kelly: “A small, but plucky, mouse named Meteor is sure that he can help the Space Shuttle astronauts, and ends up saving the whole mission” – Publisher’s description.

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