Reminder: Solar eclipse classes continue nearby Friday, Saturday

Roger Kennedy calibrates a spectrometer outside the Lynnwood Library on July 23.

Free classes about the Aug. 21 solar eclipse, the science of the sun and astronomy are coming to nearby libraries this week.

Roger and Linda Kennedy from the Charlie Bates Solar Astronomy Project and Timmy Telescope Solar Astronomy Outreach will be at the Brier Library on Aug. 11, among other nearby locations. The Kennedys will bring will bring free eclipse glasses that make it safe to look at the sun for participants at each class. Attendance is free.

For more information about Roger and Linda Kennedy, click here.

A class was held in late July at the Lynnwood Library. To read more about that class, click here.

Sno-Isle Libraries has created a solar eclipse resource page ( ) with information about the coming solar eclipse, the sun and other astronomical tidbits. Here are the eclipse classes scheduled at nearby libraries:

Brier Library
Friday, Aug. 11, 1 p.m.

Mill Creek Library
Sunday, Aug. 13, 1 p.m.

Mariner Library
Monday, Aug. 21, 10 a.m.
*Museum of Flight, “Suited for Space” at 10:30, registration required


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