3, 2, 1! BLAST OFF for a Combined Learning Box and FAST Rocket Day!

Join us in-person for a combined Learning Box and FAST rocket-building activity!

October 16th, 2021
1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Colorado Center for the Blind
2233 W. Shepperd Ave.
Littleton, CO 80120
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October 12, 2021
a high school student pumps air into a soda bottle rocket while the instructor kneels to steady the rocket for launch

The National Federation of the Blind of Colorado, the Colorado Center for the Blind, and the American Action Fund for Blind Children and Adults are pleased to sponsor a rocket-building activity this month! K-12 students who are blind/low vision are invited to learn about Building and launching rockets made from 2-liter soda bottles while focusing on physics concepts. We will begin the activity with a scavenger hunt to find all the materials we will need for the fun experiment. Rockets will be decorated and prepared for take-off. We know, the weather can be unpredictable this time of year, so keep your fingers crossed for good launch conditions!

Light snacks will be provided. Please register your student by October 12, 2021.

3, 2, 1 – – Register for Rocket Building & Launching!

This youth program is provided free of charge to students and families. Donations are greatly appreciated, however, and can be made at coloradogives.org/grow-our-blind-youth

For questions or more information, please contact Michelle Chacon at blindedcolo@gmail.com or Anahit LaBarre alabarre@cocenter.org.