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Jul 09

Pantagraph: STEAM activities a focus of Day of Play in Normal

Posted on July 9, 2021 at 8:38 AM by Wendy Long

NORMAL — A special guest speaker with NASA will join the Children's Discovery Museum and Challenger Learning Center at Heartland Community College for this year's Day of Play.

The museum and learning center were selected as partners as part of NASA's Webb Space and Telescope Community Events Initiative to celebrate the most powerful space telescope built to date.

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Jun 29

News Release- NASAs Webb Space Telescope Community Events Initiative for Day of Play

Posted on June 29, 2021 at 2:09 PM by Wendy Long

Normal, IL – June 29, 2021 – The Children’s Discovery Museum and the Challenger Learning Center at Heartland Community College have been selected to partner during this year’s Day of Play as part of NASA’s Webb Space Telescope Community Events Initiative.


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Jun 21

IFB investing funds for educational, agricultural projects

Posted on June 21, 2021 at 11:37 AM by Wendy Long

The Illinois Farm Bureau Board of Directors recently granted $176,900 to help fund projects undertaken by 10 Illinois organizations and universities.

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