Challenger Center Space Mission to Halley’s Comet

Looking for a gift everyone will envy? Give someone special an extraterrestrial experience with a trip to Halley’s Comet.

The Challenger Learning Center presents A Mission to Halley’s Comet simulated space experience — a fun and family-friendly event great for adults and teens (fifth grade and up). The fun starts at lift-off on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2015, at 2 p.m. and ends at 5 p.m.

As an astronaut, you will navigate through space to Halley’s Comet using smarts, creativity and teamwork to reach Halley’s Comet as it rushes by Earth!

Receive a free NASA mission patch that you can pick up before Christmas so you can wrap it and put it under your tree.

Light refreshments and snacks included. Limited space. Reserve now by calling (716) 379-8686 (leave message) or email Tickets are $30 per person, $50 per couple. Payment preferred at time of reservation. Cash, checks and credit cards accepted.

Stop in to pick up your patch before Christmas on Dec. 8–12 and Dec. 15–19, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. at The Dresser-Rand Challenger Learning Center, 182 East Union St. (next to UPS Center) in Allegany, N.Y. Or pick it up on mission day.