Canadian Space Agency

Canadian Space Agency

February 09, 2010 09:00 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER: Canadian Astronaut Robert Thirsk in Calgary

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Feb. 9, 2010) - Canadian Space Agency Astronaut, Robert Thirsk is in Calgary this week. He is meeting many groups to talk about his six-month adventure to space.

Media representatives are invited to these events:



Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Mountain Time

10:30 a.m. Presentation: My Life in Space
387 Kindergarten to grade 5 students

Glenmore Christian Academy
16520 24th Street SW
Calgary

2 p.m. Presentation: My Life in Space
800 grade 7 to 12 students
Lord Beaverbrook
9019 Fairmont Drive SE
Calgary

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

5:30 p.m. Armchair Discussion on Expedition 20/21
Robert Thirsk, CSA astronaut
Doug Hamilton, Flight surgeon
Audience: University students and alumni
University of Calgary
ICT 102 - 856 Campus Pl.
Calgary


For details on the mission, visit the Canadian Space Agency website at www.asc-csa.gc.ca/eng/missions/expedition20-21/

Video, animations and pictures are available at this address: ftp://ftp.asc-csa.gc.ca/users/expedition20-21/pub/

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