On April 24, National Astronomy Day, get an up-close look at the sun – without burning your eyes. Build a rocket and watch it blast off. Join the Science Museum of Virginia and the Richmond Astronomical Society from 12 noon-4 pm. Then on April 28, take part in Lunch Break Science event “Landscaping for Wildlife” presented by master gardener, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden guide and clinical psychologist Dr. Barbara Ann Wiederkehr. Lunch Break Science brings experts each week to share easy to understand information on the wide range of fascinating science topics. Purchase lunch at Café Portico or pack your own lunch.
12 noon-1 pm. Free. Science Museum of Virginia, 2500 W. Broad St. 643-6761