Sunday, August 20 - 2:00-3:00 p.m. & 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Ready Jet Go! will present a program about science and astronomy for visitors of all ages. Experience demonstrations by Ready Jet Go! science curriculum consultant, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory astrophysicist Dr. Amy Mainzer.
Enjoy songs from the series played by show creator Craig Bartlett and the
Ready Jet Go! Band. Plus! Show producer Dete Meserve and additional Ready Jet Go! team members will also join for a question and answer time period after the program and an autograph session. Jet Propulsion is also expected to appear!
Monday, August 21 - 11:30 a.m.
Ready Jet Go! will help lead the crowd through the 90 minutes of eclipse phases through a series of demonstrations, Q&A with Dr. Amy Mainzer, songs from the series, a countdown to Eclipse Totality, and explanations of what to look, feel, and listen for as the shadow of the total solar eclipse descends over Homestead.What is the animated show Ready Jet Go! about? Two neighborhood kids -- Sean and Sydney -- befriend the new kid on the block, Jet Propulsion, who just happens to be an alien from planet Bortron 7. Together they explore the solar system and how it affects the planet, while also learning about friendship and teamwork. The series features live-action interstitials with astronomer Dr. Amy Mainzer.