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Solar Eclipse Megacast & Viewing Party

Celebrate these fun and unique events with us! 

Solar Eclipse Glasses Giveaway      
Friday, August 18 - Monday, August 21
  • 50 pair per day until gone
  • ISO certified from vendor approved by NASA (American Paper Optics)
  • One per SCPL library card
  • First-come, first-served
  • Distribution dates:
    • Friday, August 18 (glasses gone for today)
    • Saturday, August 19 (glasses gone for today)
    • Sunday, August 20 (glasses gone for today)
    • Monday, August 21 (glasses gone for today)
Solar Eclipse Megacast & Viewing Party
Monday, August 21
10:45 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Huntley Meeting Room AND Carnegie Community Room
Watch the total solar eclipse on the big screen as it crosses the country from Oregon to South Carolina with the NASA EDGE official Megacast. The broadcast offers imagery of the eclipse in multiple wavelengths of light, plus scientific info from leading experts in the field. Snack on Starburst candies, SunChips, MoonPies, Milky Ways and sip sun tea! Check out NASA's official eclipse site for everything you'd ever want to know about the coming eclipse:
Huntley Meeting Room seating is FULL
Carnegie Community Room REGISTER 
The Great American Eclipse
Thursday, November 9 at 7:00 p.m. 
Carnegie Community Room
What do you get when you combine millions of people in 14 states, millions more people from all over the world, 11 spacecraft, three aircraft, astronauts in space, and the first total solar eclipse to cross the entire United States in 99 years? The Great American Eclipse! The presentation, by Michelle Nichols of the Adler Planetarium, will highlight images, video and amazing experiences from this spectacular total solar eclipse.