Yuma, Arizona - Discover Space: A Cosmic Journey is a national traveling exhibit that explores the fascinating world of space and astronomy. The exhibit covers topics such as the formation of planetary systems, asteroids and comets, Mars exploration, and solar storms and their impacts on Earth.

The Yuma Main Library was selected as one of eight sites nationwide to host Discover Space. The public is invited to a grand opening ceremony of this interactive, all-ages exhibit on Monday, September 18th, from 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Discover Space: A Cosmic Journey, a traveling exhibition for libraries, is part of the STAR Library Education Network (STAR_NET) led by the National Center for Interactive Learning at the Space Science Institute. Exhibit partners include the American Library Association, and Lunar and Planetary Institute, and Afterschool Alliance. Discover Space is supported through a grant from the National Science Foundation.

All are welcome to attend this event!  For more information, contact Sarah Wisdom, Yuma County Library District Community Relations Manager, at (928) 373-6483 or Hannah Stewart, Youth Services Manager, at (928) 373-6494.