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1000 George Bush Drive West College Station, TX 77845 979.691.4000 • www.bush41.org @Bush41Library October calendar NEW EXHIBIT opening MONDAY Lines with Power and Purpose: Editorial Cartoons OctOber 7, 2019 tO January 5, 2020 Features fifty-one original editorial cartoons from the nation’s great metropolitan newspapers during the Golden age of print journalism Smokey Bear’S 75th Birthday BaSh OctOber 19, 2019 • 10 a.m. tO 2 p.m. EVENTS america’s national champion of wildfire prevention, Smokey bear, turns 75. come see the official “Friends of Smokey bear” hot air balloon that’s traveled all the way from albuquerque, New mexico. this must-see balloon is nearly ten stories tall and 72 feet wide! celebrate with carnival-like children’s games, arts and crafts, bounce houses, a dunking booth, piñatas, face painting, a meet and greet with Smokey, educational booths and birthday cupcakes. Texas A&M University Chemistry Roadshow by Dr. Jim Pennington OctOber 24, 2019 • 10:30 a.m. tO 11:30 a.m. & 12:30 p.m. tO 1:30 p.m. Join us at the annenberg presidential conference center to ignite imaginations and engage students using chemistry demonstrations with fire, explosions, weird polymers, and super cold materials. “Night at the museum” Halloween celebration OctOber 27, 2019 • 3 p.m. - 6 p.m. activities include trick-or-treating through the museum, carnival games, refreshments, bounce houses, face painting, a holiday photo op and a costume contest.