Have you ever wondered where meteorites come from? Are there different types of meteorites? If you want to know where meteorites have landed on Earth, this event is your chance to find out.
In celebration of Science Week, Frankston City Libraries is presenting guest speaker Trevor Hand, of the Mornington Peninsula Astronomical Society, as part of its Libraries After Dark series. Trevor will be sharing his knowledge of meteorites, including showing his impressive collection of meteorites, at Carrum Downs Library on Thursday, September 30, at 6pm.
You’ll be able to get answers to all your burning questions about space rocks from Trevor, who has been a regular presenter at public stargazing events for the MPAS for more than a decade. Trevor is an engaging speaker who loves to talk about all things related to meteorites; he has been a guest speaker at several other astronomical societies and radio stations, and has captivated audiences on cruise ships in the Australian and New Zealand regions.
This event is free but bookings are essential; go to www.eventbrite.com.au and search ‘beyond our atmosphere’. Carrum Downs Library is at 203 Lyrebird Drive, Carrum Downs; phone 9784 1020.