NASA Alumni League-JSC Chapter

Upcoming NAL-JSC Programs

June 1 – Frank Hughes will present his Apollo 13 class which he teaches at Lone Star College. This class involves watching the movie version of Apollo 13, with pauses to discuss the events occurring onboard and on the ground.  This would be a longer program so we will start earlier 1 pm.

July 18, Dinner Social – 5:30pm – 9:00 pm
“Orion Program Update” – Mark Kirasich/Program Manager, JSC Gilruth Ballroom

Aug 3 – “Observations From Inside the Beltway”, Mr. Jesse Buffington, JSC Detailee to NASA HQ, 2:30 – 4:00 pm, Gilruth Lonestar Room

Nov 7 – Dinner Social – TBD

Sept 7 – “Space Center Houston progress and Plans”, Tracy Lamm, 2:30 – 4pm, Gilruth

Oct 5 – “UHCL Dr. David Garrison, 2:30 – 4pm, Gilruth

Nov 2 – “STS-5 Reunion Panel Discussion”

Monthly Activities

JSC Retiree Luncheon

1st Thursday, 11:30am
Hibachi Grill is on Bay Area between I45 and Hwy 3. The luncheon is “dutch treat”. Organized by Larry Moon.

JSC Retiree Beer Social

1st Thursday, 4:00pm
Under the pavilion, across from the covered entrance into JSC Gilruth. Organized by Larry Ratcliff.  Contributions are appreciated.

JSC Retiree Breakfast

2nd Wednesday, 8:30am
Kelley’s Grill is east of I45 in League City. The meal is “dutch treat”. Organized by Teresa Sullivan.

NAL Board of Directors Mtg

2nd Thursday, 3:00pm
The monthly NAL Board of Directors Meeting is held onsite at JSC in Bldg. 57, room 106.

Other Programs of Interest

May 19-20, 2017 – KSC U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Gala.  Astronaut Scholarship Foundation (ASF) has allocated 20 seats for the event at a $200 discounted price to NASA-JSC Alumni members.  Alumni members can purchase their tickets using their NAL-JSC membership number.  Attending alumni need to make their own hotel reservations at the Marriott in Cocoa Beach once tickets are purchased.

This link for the flyer has more information about the honorees and event.