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The Eclipse at KU

Mon, 2017-07-31 14:51 -- Jessica M Hall
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Monday, August 21, 2017 - 11:30am
End Date: 
Monday, July 31, 2017 - 1:30pm
Shenks Sports Complex

Join us August 21 when we observe the solar eclipse. Lawrence, Kansas, will see the sun covered 99.3% in the middle of the day.

Join the KU Department of Physics and Astronomy and the KU Natural History Museum at the Shenk Sports Complex to view the eclipse and learn more about this solar phenomenon when it peaks at about 1:10 pm. The family-friendly, drop-in event includes science and art activities, telescope viewing with astronomers, and food trucks that will offer lunch. Free eclipse glasses provided on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information please contact Barbara Anthony-Twarog at

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