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Lowell Observatory's 2017 Solar Eclipse Experience

Sun, 8/20/2017 - Mon, 8/21/2017
 
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Categories
Exhibits, Lectures, Star Parties
Location
Jefferson County High School Football Field and Performing A
390 SE 10th St.
Madras, Western United States - Central Oregon, OR 97741
United States
Times
Sunday Star Party 8pm-10pm; Monday Solar Eclipse Experience 6am-5pm
Admission Fees
Sunday Star Party - Free
Monday Solar Eclipse Experience - $10.00 per person
Description
Our event is an opportunity for members of the public and students to safely experience the rare occurrence of being in the path of totality for a solar eclipse. Viewers in Madras, OR can expect to see over 2 minutes of totality. Attendees will enjoy: solar glasses with safe viewing instructions, expert viewing announcements, hourly astronomy talks by Lowell Observatory renowned astronomers, a Sunday evening Star Party, live broadcast by The Science Channel from the football field, telescopes, food, refreshments, and various science-centric exhibition and vendor booths.
Additional Information
None
Contact Information
Sonja Gonzalez, Event Coordinator
sonja_gonzalez@lowell.edu
 
 
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