Under the Stars, Dec 3, 2011
tribute to the many volunteers who have
helped the Children's Natural History Museum
Ken Miller and family enjoying the
The Math Science Nucleus had a successful
reception to thank some of the people and groups that helped us during
the 2011 year to slowly grow into a full functioning Children's Natural
History Museum. We honored Ken Miller, a long time supporter of
the Math Science Nucleus.
We would like to thank our long time friend and supporter
Mr. Ken Miller.
Ken has contributed his time, money, talent, and Stardome so little children
can touch the stars.
||Faces (left to right) Alvin Dockter, Frank and Tom
Delfino, Dana Raimondi
||Stephanie Willits and daughter
Joyce Blueford, Board President thanked the
many people that helped contribute to the new patio that we now have for
children to eat their lunches.
Attendees saw the completed patio that was a wonderful gift from the Fremont
Community including Leadership Fremont, Niles Rotary Club, and Fremont
Educational Foundation. Special thanks were also given to Dana
Raimondi, who again funded the Dana Raimondi Math Program for lower income
schools in Fremont and Lam Research Foundation for providing funds for our
junior high science lecture series.
Gordon provided an insight into the life of Les Kent, one of the
original Boy Paleontologists. He that passed away this year at
the age of 82. Two of his children (Karen Balvid and )
attended the reception in honor of their father.
Broadwell, also one of Boy Paleontologist was also on hand to tell
stories of years long ago
||Les Kent's children
The Museum was open for visitors to see
some of our new exhibits throughout the museum. Staff members Eleanor
Gilchrist, Laurey Hemenway, and Dorel Baca did a great job in creating a holiday
atmosphere for all to enjoy.
|Karen Anderson and family