NASA Alumni League-JSC Chapter

Upcoming NAL-JSC Programs

June 1 – (Will start at 1 pm) – Frank Hughes will present his Apollo 13 class which he teaches at Lone Star College. This class involves watching the movie version of Apollo 13, with pauses to discuss the events occurring onboard and on the ground.  This will be a longer program so the need for an earlier start.

July 18, Dinner Social – 5:30pm – 9:00 pm
“Orion Program Update” – Mark Kirasich/Program Manager, JSC Gilruth Ballroom

Aug 3 – “Observations From Inside the Beltway”, Mr. Jesse Buffington, JSC Detailee to NASA HQ, 2:30 – 4:00 pm, Gilruth Lonestar Room

Nov 7 – Dinner Social – TBD

Sept 7 – “Space Center Houston progress and Plans”, Tracy Lamm, 2:30 – 4pm, Gilruth

Oct 5 – “UHCL Dr. David Garrison, 2:30 – 4pm, Gilruth

Nov 2 – “STS-5 Reunion Panel Discussion”

Monthly Activities

JSC Retiree Luncheon

1st Thursday, 11:30am
Hibachi Grill is on Bay Area between I45 and Hwy 3. The luncheon is “dutch treat”. Organized by Larry Moon.

JSC Retiree Beer Social

1st Thursday, 4:00pm
Under the pavilion, across from the covered entrance into JSC Gilruth. Organized by Larry Ratcliff.  Contributions are appreciated.

JSC Retiree Breakfast

2nd Wednesday, 8:30am
Kelley’s Grill is east of I45 in League City. The meal is “dutch treat”. Organized by Teresa Sullivan.

NAL Board of Directors Mtg

2nd Thursday, 3:00pm
The monthly NAL Board of Directors Meeting is held onsite at JSC in Bldg. 57, room 106.

Other Programs of Interest

June 13 – 15 – Dust in the Atmosphere of Mars and Its Impact on Human Exploration, Lunar Planetary Institute, Workshop Info

June 9 – JSC Astronomical Society, “Astronomical Adventures with Paul Maley 2017 to India, Chili, and Somalia”, 7:30 pm in the USRA bldg. (3600 Bay Area Blvd. at Middlebrook Dr.)