July 27th: “A preview of the upcoming Total Solar Eclipse, August 21, 2017”
John Nemy, public astronomer from Island Stars Observatory on Hornby island, BC, will present a show about eclipses and the upcoming Total Solar Eclipse. Learn how to safely observe your star, Sol the sun and what you might expect to see from Hornby Island or from the “Path of Totality”! There will be music, images and live narration about the lives of stars and how living next to a star shapes our lives on planet Earth.
Admission is $5.00 per person. Ages 16 and under are admitted free. The presentation begins at 2:00 pm in the Community School Library, located at 2100 Sollans Rd. Please enter through the Natural History Centre door.
This event is part of the Natural History Centre’s Expert Speakers Series.