Canadian Space Agency

Canadian Space Agency

September 27, 2011 09:23 ET

Media Advisory: Astronaut Chris Hadfield Visits Halifax and Fredericton

LONGUEUIL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwire - Sept. 27, 2011) - On September 28 and 29, Canadian Space Agency (CSA) Astronaut Chris Hadfield will be making several presentations on training for a six-month expedition in space in Halifax, Nova Scotia, and Fredericton, New Brunswick.

Media representatives are invited to these events.

Wednesday, September 28 in Halifax

1 p.m. J.L. Ilsley High School
38 Sylvia Ave.
Halifax, NS
800 grade 10-12 students
3 p.m. University of Dalhousie
6135 University Ave.
Halifax, NS
200 university and high school students
7 p.m. Discovery Centre
1593 Barrington St.
Halifax, NS
80 grade 5-6 students and their families

Thursday, September 29 in Fredericton

10:30 a.m. University of New Brunswick
2 Bailey Drive
Fredericton, NB
300 students
1:50 p.m. Bliss Carman Middle School
615 Kimble Drive
Fredericton, NB
600 students, 11-14 year-olds

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