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Longueuil, Quebec, March 8, 2011 – Throughout the year 2011, Canadian Space Agency (CSA) astronaut Chris Hadfield will participate in many questions and answers sessions with elementary and secondary schools across the country. CSA will use Skype technology to facilitate these exchanges. Media representatives are invited to attend these discussions directly at the schools.

Information on the upcoming sessions will be communicated on a regular basis via our media distribution list. You can register at this address:

Date Time School Audience
March 11, 2011 11:15 a.m.
Central Time
Boissevain School
885 Mill Road
Boissevain, Manitoba
400 kindergarden to grade
12 students
March 11, 2011 9:50 a.m.
Pacific Time
James Thompson
Elementary School
6388 Sutherland Avenue
Powell River, BC
24 Grade 4 and 5 students
March 11, 2011 12:25 p.m.
Central Time
Balcarres Community School
420, Lisgar Street
Balcarres, SK
65 students from grades 3 and 6

For details on Chris Hadfield's next mission, visit the Canadian Space Agency website at

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