Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Attend Your Library's NASA Programs for Free Solar Eclipse Glasses!

The library is celebrating the once in a lifetime solar eclipse by hosting programs across the county on August 21. Learn about this natural phenomenon and view the eclipse in celebratory fashion! These glasses are available while supplies lasts and registration for these programs is required.

NASA@ My Library: Solar Eclipse Celebrations
Considered by the scientific community as the "celestial event of the century," you won't want to miss this! Free solar eclipse glasses provided through funding from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, Research Corporation for Science Advancement, and Google. Eclipse viewing will be held weather permitting. Click on the location of your choice to register for a program near you.

1 p.m. @ East Regional Branch (Program Full)
1:30 p.m. @ North Regional Branch (Program Full)
1:30 p.m. @ Spring Lake Branch (Program Full)
1:30 p.m. @ West Regional Branch (Program Full)
2 p.m. @ Bordeaux Branch (Program Full)
2 p.m. @ Cliffdale Regional Branch First-come, first-served
2 p.m. @ Hope Mills Branch (Program Full)
2:15 p.m. @ Headquarters Library (Program Full)

The NASA@ My Library project is led by the National Center for Interactive Learning at the Space Science Institute. Partners include the American Library Association (ALA) Public Programs Office, Pacific Science Center, Cornerstones of Science, and Education Development Center. NASA@ My Library is made possible through the support of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Science Mission Directorate as part of its STEM Activation program.

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