Space center offering free entry to military

DOWNEY - The Columbia Memorial Space Center will offer free admission to active duty military personnel and their families this summer between Memorial Day and Labor Day.The space center is participating in the Blue Star Museum program, in which more than 900 museums nationwide offer free entry to military personnel and family members between May 30 and Sept. 15. "This is a great way of recognizing and honoring our military personnel and their families for their dedicated service," said Mayor Luis Marquez. "They do so much for our country and this is just a small token of our appreciation." For more information on the space center, call (562) 231-1200.

********** Published: March 10, 2011 - Volume 9 - Issue 47