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July 20, 2019
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Time Details:
See calendar post for museum exhibition opening Fri., July 19 and continuing through Sept. 30th
The Spellman Museum of Stamps and Postal History
241 Wellesley Street
Weston, MA 02493
free admission to exhibit 9-5pm courtesy of the Highland Street Foundation
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Moon Landing Guest Speaker at the Spellman

Saturday, July 20, 2019

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the landing on the moon, a special exhibit featuring stamps about space exploration and the moon landing entitled “The Eagle Has Landed” opens Fri., July 19. On Saturday, Guest Speaker David Meerman Scott will give a free talk about his experiences with the Apollo space project. Scott is the co-author of "Marketing The Moon: The Selling of the Apollo Lunar Project" and also was a consulting producer to the PBS American Experience mini-series "Chasing the Moon." He will display and explain several artifacts from his collection including such items as command module, a LRL moon rock container, a lunar meteorite, and an Apollo 13 training star chart. Scott will also sign copies of his book and be available for questions. David Ball, NASA/JPL ambassador, will moderate the evening and will display some of his astrophilatelic philatelic material and space gear from both the Gemini and Apollo missions.