Relativity Lecture Series

IMG 7697WHETHER YOU ARE A WHIZ in physics or a backyard astronomer, Relativity has something for everyone. This is a science-based lecture series with a broad range of topics and speakers. Free for everyone.







Astronomy Day & Relativity: Celebrating Women in Science

Saturday, April 21
FREE for everyone

11 am - 4 pm | Family-Free-For-All activities
4 pm | Relativity lecture followed by Q&A and SpaceXplore Awards

Bring the whole family and spark your imagination by exploring career possibilities in the sciences. Learn new skills in Astronaut Training Camp, get creative and design your own rocket in our SpaceXplore competition, learn from professional women in science with activities for girls and boys of all ages, and participate in a very special star talk. Join us for an exciting celebrity-guest Relativity lecture where we will announce the winners of the SpaceXplore competition. For the full schedule of events and more information on our SpaceXplore competition, please visit

Educators can receive CPE credit for participating in Astronomy Day activities and attending the Relativity lecture. Lesson plans for the day’s activities will be provided. For educator questions and to pre-register for this free day of CPE learning, please contact Melissa Rowland, education director: mrowland@

Relativity is made possible by The Beal Foundation and the FMH Foundation

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Museum of the Southwest
1705 W. Missouri Ave.
Midland, TX 79701