For Immediate Release: October 1, 2019

SMUD partners with Aerospace Museum of California to showcase the Hubble Space Telescope Exhibit

Among a crowd of Sacramento leaders, SMUD will announce a large sponsorship for the Aerospace Museum of California to host NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope Exhibit for local students to experience a once-in-a-lifetime STEM education experience. Join Sacramento area leaders for a sneak peek of the exhibit.

WHAT: Hubble Space Telescope Exhibit Sneak Peek

WHEN: TOMORROW, Wednesday, October 2, 2019 from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

WHERE: Aerospace Museum of California: 3200 Freedom Park Dr., McClellan Business Park

WHO: 1. Larry Miles, Board President, Aerospace Museum of California
2. Tom Jones, Executive Director, Aerospace Museum of California
3. SMUD Board Members and Executives

VISUALS: An interactive exhibit featuring a scaled replica of the Hubble telescope, along with an interactive exhibit featuring technology used in space to capture real-time images of planets, galaxies and stars.

About SMUD

As the nation’s sixth-largest community-owned, not-for-profit, electric service provider, SMUD has been providing low-cost, reliable electricity for more than 70 years to Sacramento County and small adjoining portions of Placer and Yolo Counties. SMUD is a recognized industry leader and award winner for its innovative energy efficiency programs, renewable power technologies, and for its sustainable solutions for a healthier environment. SMUD’s power mix is about 50 percent non-carbon emitting. For more information, visit SMUD.org.

About Aerospace Museum of California

The Aerospace Museum of California is a private 501(c)(3) nonprofit Foundation. Experience aviation history and aerospace potential in an interactive setting. With a 4-acre air park and rotating exhibits, families can engage with STEM activities for all ages and let their imaginations soar. A Smithsonian Affiliate and member of North American Reciprocal Museum Associate®, the museum is a doorway to endless possibilities. For more information, visit aerospaceca.org