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Total Solar Eclipse Viewing

April 8 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join the Free Library in Shakespeare Park between 2pm-4:30pm for a totally awesome solar eclipse viewing. Take your fascination with the stars to new heights with a curated selection of astronomy books. In addition, Special Collections will have astronomy themed coloring sheets and information on their ongoing “Into the Night” exhibition. In case of cloud coverage, live streams will be available in the lobby/Heim Center.

Solar viewing glasses will be available for free.

The eclipse is predicted to peak at about 3:23pm ET. Never look at the sun without approved eclipse glasses!


April 8
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Shakespeare Park
Logan Square
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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