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Posted on: February 8, 2024

Solar Eclipse Presentation

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Wednesday, March 20 at 3:00 p.m.

Adults 18 and Up

Get ready for the Total Solar Eclipse 2024! Whether you are an experienced skywatcher or a newcomer to astronomy, the Highland Park Library invites you to join us for a special presentation by Professor of Astronomy and Physics at Dallas College, Heather Appleby.

Attendees will learn about each type of eclipse, how modern science has advanced our understanding of these celestial events, and tips and advice for viewing solar eclipses safely and effectively.

Registered attendees will receive one (1) complimentary pair of eclipse glasses, while supplies last.

Registration opens Thursday, February 8.

Additional Ways to Contact the Library

Please reach out to Library staff in the following ways:

  • Visit the Library Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Wednesday - Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  
  • By email, or the Ask a Librarian Service available on the Library’s website.
  • By phone, 214-559-9400; if prompted to leave a message, please do so. Messages are checked regularly.

Please email the Library or sign up online (select Library News and Services) to be added to our subscriber list to receive email updates from the Library.

Registration opens Thursday, February 8
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