Local students will be given the chance to hear from an astronaut and fine arts photographer.

Canada’s first female astronaut Dr. Roberta Bondar will be speaking to students at Timmins High and Vocational School to celebrate the 25th anniversary of her historic spaceflight. Director of Education with Science North Nicole Chiasson says this is a great opportunity for students to learn about space.

Chiasson says she will also be launching the Ontario 150 Bondar Challenge.

The presentation start at 10:00am on May 11th at Timmins High. There are limited tickets for the general public.

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