Space workshops for kids at space center

DOWNEY - The Columbia Memorial Space Center is hosting a pair of educational workshops for kids this month: "I Need some Help" on Dec. 27 and "Living and Working in Space" on Dec. 28.Both classes are taught by Pam Leestma, a 2010 NASA Excellence in Teaching award recipient. Each class is $11 and is open to students in grades 3-6. Sessions are from 10-11:30 a.m. Pre-registration is available by calling the space center at (562) 231-1200. Meanwhile, the space center is inviting residents to do their holiday shopping online at

********** Published: December 13, 2012 - Volume 11 - Issue 35