Meet Canadian Astronaut Jeremy Hansen at the Markham Village Library
Saturday, August 20th, 2016 at 10 a.m.
Location: Markham Village Library
6031 Highway 7
Meet real live astronaut Jeremy Hansen at the Markham Village Library on Saturday, August 20th,
2016 at 10 a.m.
In 2009, Jeremy was selected from a pool of over, 5,300 candidates
to become one of two Canadian astronauts. Since then, his intensive
training has included geological expeditions in the High Arctic, exploring
alien caves and conducting scientific experiments in weightlessness.
Jeremy will take the audience on the challenging yet inspirational journey
that led him to becoming a Canadian astronaut as he describes his training
and work, life on the International Space Station and Canadian robotics.