Wednesday, September 8, 2021
Star Trek Day is September 8 of every year. This day celebrates the first airing of the Star Trek series on September 8, 1966.
Interestingly, the original series was was cancelled after three seasons. But over the years it became a cult classic, with its vision of a future where people from different backgrounds worked together to forge a better universe. And it spawned a franchise which resulted in numerous popular TV series, movies, fan fiction, and more.
Here are some things you can do on Star Trek Day.
Remember all of those who lost their lives in transporter accidents with this song which is sung to the tune of The Grand Old Duke of York.
Everyone who has ever watched Star Trek knows that the “saucer section” of the ship looks like a frisbee. So play this game with your youth to commemorate the series.
Star Trek was all about space exploration. Get the youth in your unit thinking about “Space, the Final Frontier” with this astronomy themed word search puzzle. This makes a great gathering activity for any space themed event.