Dwarf Planet Pride Day

Dwarf Planet Pride Day
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Dwarf Planet Pride Day says
Earth's biggest celebration of our Solar System's smallest worlds returns on March 28th! Please join us as we rally in support of Ceres, Pluto, and our other Trans-Neptunian kin, and honor the incredible achievements of Dawn and New Horizons.

Detail for the day:

1:30pm to 2:15pm: sign making, pre-rally fun
2:15pm : Dwarf Planet Pride Parade, including a moment of silence at Neptune Coffee (across the street from our shop). This takes about 15 minutes.
2:30pm to 3pm : Student debate and dwarf planet pride rally.

Special guests:

Alan Stern - Principal Investigator for the New Horizons Spacecraft and Pluto expert
Dr. Sarah Ballard - research astronomer at UW, NASA Carl Sagan Fellow, discoverer of over 50 exo-solar planets
Alan Boyle - Science editor at NBC News, author of A Case for Pluto and the Cosmic Log blog
Dr. Oliver Fraser - astronomy professor at UW, Portable Planetarium mobilizer
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By: Greenwood Space Travel Supply Co.