May 30, 1971, Mariner 9 Launched Toward Mars / Try The Red Planet Burger, Red and Golden Beet Salad, Tortilla Espanola with Asparagus









Mariner 9 was launched toward Mars on May 30, 1971 and reached the planet on November 14 of the same year. Mariner 9 was the first spacecraft to orbit another planet. This is an achievement worth commemorating. Do so with a Red Planet Burger and a trip to the rocket.

Also aboard today . . . Red and Golden Beet Salad, Asparagus and Celery Salad, Tortilla Espanola with Asparagus, Mom’s Baked Mac n’ Cheese, Deep Space CHocolate Pudding, Rhubarb-Anise Upside-Down Cake . . .

We’ll be on Thayer Street for lunch and then tonight we dock at PechaKucha Night Providence from 7:00 until 10:00 p.m.

Betaspring HQ
95 Chestnut Street, 3rd Floor
7:20 to 10:20 pm
Event is FREE ! !

The Pop Lady is gonna be there too!

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