The Mercury 13: America’s Woman in Space Program

January 10

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm


Greenwood Senior Center

525 N. 85th St., Seattle, WA, 98103, United States

Come learn the history of the Mercury 13, the qualified women who were trained to be astronauts, but were never allowed to go to space because of their gender. Speaker Jon Fehrenbach is a retired engineer, having been a structural engineer and engineering manager at Boeing until his retirement in June 2014. Jon now works as a volunteer Docent at the Museum, and also serves on the Museum’s Docent Training Committee. Presented by the Museum of Flight Speakers Bureau. Register: 206.297.0875.

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