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2024: DASEF’s Environmental Outpost

The Delaware AeroSpace Education Foundation’s Environmental Outpost is ready to present our 2024 Explorations! Eyes on the Skies will resume soon. The Outpost is located at 585 Big Oak Road, Smyrna, Delaware 19977, just two minutes from Exit 114 on DE Route 1. To schedule your family, call (302) 834-1978 or the DASEF Outpost at (302) 659-5003 or email Program Scheduler Lynne Bloom at LynneB@dasef.org. Cost per attendant will be $5.00 for the Eyes programs, $6.00 for the 2-hour Explorations.

2/10, 9:30 – 11:30 AM Exploration: Hot Air Balloons
Up, Up, and Away! Make a model to show how a hot air balloon works using simple everyday materials.
2/23, 6:00 – 7:30 PM Eyes on the Skies
Observing the Moon & Other Planets.
3/2, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM STEAM Symposium: University of Delaware
See Details, Agenda, and Register Here.
3/9, 9:30 – 11:30 AM Exploration: Drone Challenge
Learn the many uses of drones and complete a structural challenge to fly a drone through successfully.

Be prepared for Delaware’s Partial Eclipse on Monday, April 8.
Please note: DASEF will be on the road and not hosting any events on the day of the partial eclipse!

3/20, 5:00 – 7:00 PM Educators ONLY Workshop
Exploring Eclipses, classroom activities, handouts, light supper, and 10 viewing glasses for your class. See Details Here.
3/23, 9:30 – 11:30 AM Exploration: Eclipse
Learn what causes an eclipse. Free viewing glasses to attending families. See Details Here.
4/13, 9:30 – 11:30 AM Exploration: Catapult
Learn the Physics of how a catapult works. Build your own and complete the target challenge. Design your own projectile.
5/18, Noon – 5:00 PM Planet Earth & Beyond Family Day
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Birthday Parties

The fee for a 2-hour party is $250 for up to 14 guests; additional guests are $8 each up to maximum of 20. Parties are for ages 4-10. Your selection of themed parties includes dinosaurs, space, butterflies, or pirates.

2024 Delaware Aerospace Academy Dates

2024 Application Available Now!

Destination Exploration Held at the DASEF Outpost in Smyrna, June 17-21 2024, from 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Daily.
Day Academy University of Delaware, June 24-28 2024, from 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Daily. AM/PM Before & After Care is available.
Overnight Academy University of Delaware, July 7-12, 2024.


For more information, e-mail LynneB@dasef.org.

We are proud to announce that DASEF is Celebrating 35 Years of Excellence in Delaware Schools and Communities!!!

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