The Great American Eclipse will cause a dramatic 65% coverage of the sun here in Vermont. Come to Putney Public Library to safely view the solar eclipse on Monday, August 21st at 2pm. While the eclipse will not totalize until about 2:40pm, come early to grab a pair of free eclipse viewing glasses hear an explanation of the event before the moon, sun, and earth begin to align.
Local astronomy enthusiast Carl Noe will be present with his solar-lens-equipped telescope, which will project the eclipse onto a screen for those not wishing to use viewing glasses.
Don’t miss this spectacular event! Appropriate for all ages.
Putney Public Library is located at 55 Main St in Putney, VT. This event is free and open to the public.