Acadia Senior College

Events

James Webb Space Telescope

January 27, 2023

11:30 a.m.

Birch Bay Village Inn, and by Zoom

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NOTE: The in-person lunch and lecture at Birch Bay Village is now FULL. However, you may still register for the Zoom presentation which begins at noon. When you register you may also choose to join the waiting list for the in-person lunch.

The Webb Telescope is a marvel and is bringing us pictures of our universe that we could have never dreamt of when we were young. Join Bob Gallon as he tells us more about the project and shows us some amazing pictures, maybe even pictures of the first stars after the Big Bang.

Join us for soup, salad, sandwiches, and dessert at our January Food for Thought presentation at Birch Bay Village in Hulls Cove. The luncheon at Birch Bay Village in Hulls Cove, begins at 11:30 a.m. and costs $15, payable by cash or check at the door; the lecture is from noon to 1:00.

‚ÄčNote that masks are required at the in-person event except while eating.


This presentation will also be offered on Zoom.

The Zoom presentation begins at noon. If you register for the online talk, you will receive the link the day before. There is no charge for the Zoom presentation.

This event is open to the public.


Bob Gallon is a clinical and forensic psychologist who is also an amateur astronomer and a musician. He was the tuba player for The Bangor Symphony Orchestra for 35 years. Bob has taught many courses for Acadia Senior College over the years, including many on music.


Click to register for this event, or email learn@acadiaseniorcollege.org.

James Webb Space Telescope