Total Eclipse Talk with Craig H. Williams with NASA

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This is not a library sponsored event.

Purpose of Meeting


Eclipse Speaker Series – Totality Talks: 
Sunday, October 29, 2023
Avon Lake Public Library:
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Speaker:  Craig Williams - Deputy Chief Safety Officer, NASA
*This is a duplicate of the October 11th Totality Talk

Total Eclipse of the Sun in April 2024: This presentation explains the total solar eclipse that will take place on April 8, 2024. It will span the continental United States, approximately from Texas to New York. The path of maximum totality will cut across Ohio, especially Lorain County. The physics and geometry of an eclipse will be explained, including the relative motion of the Moon, Earth, and Sun. Also covered will be the continued importance of eclipses to the scientific community, as well as the importance of this particular eclipse. Safe watching sources of information will be provided.
Please pre-register for a chance to receive a FREE pair of solar eclipse glasses, space is limited.