Come celebrate a Jacksonville hero, Astronaut Dr. Norm Thagard, on the 20th anniversary of his being the first American to live on the Russian MIR Space Station. A member of the Astronaut Hall of Fame and currently a Dean at Florida State University, Dr. Thagard will spend approximately an hour sharing his memories, including tidbits about flying onboard the Space Shuttle, followed by a Q&A session. Lisa Robbins of First Coast News will emcee and the event will take place from 7:30 to 10 p.m. General admission tickets are $25; VIP Tickets are $100, including a meet and greet with Dr. Thagard prior to the event and receive an autographed picture. Proceeds benefit Community Health Outreach. Tickets are $25.
VIP Tickets: $100. Includes a 7 p.m. meet and greet with Dr. Thagard prior to the event. Price includes an autographed picture and free hors d’oeurves.
Proceeds to benefit Community Health Outreach.
Tickets are available at Eventbrite.com and at the door.