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Eclipse Across America

August 21, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

10:00 am<strong>: </strong>Activities begin on the Student Center Green Space\, including giveaways\, games\, art activities\, viewing stations\, and on-hand experts to answer your questions
12:04 pm: Solar eclipse begins for Auburn area

1:36 pm: Peak of the solar eclipse (91.64% coverage)

2:00pm: Activities end

3:01 pm: Solar eclipse ends for Auburn area

Auburn University’s 2017 Eclipse Across America event will promote eclipse safety and build community through the sciences and arts. Approved safety glasses will be distributed while supplies last. There will be materials on hand to make pinhole cameras\, as well as group viewing stations. Participants can also make art in response to the eclipse\, including shadow drawings that observe the sun’s path\, and sundials for recording the timing of the eclipse. The event is open to students\, faculty\, and the community. See the event <a href=\'http://auburn.edu/cosam/departments/outreach/programs/eclipse/\' target=\'_blank\' rel=\'noopener\'>web page</a> for viewing locations available on campus.

Limited visitor parking will be available on the 4th floor of the Stadium Parking Deck\, but off-campus visitors are encouraged to attend the Town Creek Park viewing location.

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Date:
August 21, 2017
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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