SOLAR VIEWING AT PLANT SALE
Are you ready for the “once in a lifetime” total solar eclipse that will occur on Mon, August 21, 2017? What is it, how/where to safely view it, and a chance to learn more about the sun.
From 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM on Saturday, April 22 (WEATHER PERMITTING)
John Walker, a member of Barnard-Seyfert Astronomical Society in Nashville and Cumberland Astronomical Society in Gallatin, will have his solar telescope at the plant sale to look at the sun. He will also have pictures & information about the sun and the upcoming solar eclipse.
With the solar telescope, people can safely view the sun and possibly see sunspots, spicules, prominences, and other surface features.