School Age Storytime: Her Eyes Were on the Stars

  Dates & times
  • Sat, 03/09/2024 - 2:00pm
  Category Storytime
  Age Groups Children



Saturday, March 9, 2024 School Age Storytime

Start time: 2:00 PM – Duration: 45 minutes

Location: Wright Library’s Community Room



Learn about Nancy Grace Roman, the Mother of Hubble Space Telescope!


book cover image of young girl reading in outer spaceEnjoy a visit with children’s book author Jennifer Sommer as she reads her book Her Eyes Were on the Stars: Nancy Grace Roman, Mother of Hubble Space Telescope and shares related activities and a snack. Copies of the books will be available for purchase. Geared toward children in grades 1-3. Families welcome. Following the program, solar eclipse glasses will be available, made possible by a grant from The Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation and the Space Science Institute. One to two pairs per household, while supplies last.


About the Presenter

Jennifer Sommer is a children's book author and former Wright Library Youth Services Coordinator. Learn more about Jennifer and her award-winning book at