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Solar Eclipse Viewing by Les Green, City of North Platte IT Director
August 21, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Les Green will do a short program on how to safely view the Solar Eclipse. Les will also be offering anyone who wants to safely look at the Solar Eclipse through a high power telescope in the Library’s parking lot with protective filter. Library staff will be offering other methods to view the eclipse as well. A partial eclipse will begin at 11:30PM and totality will last approximately 1 minute and 40 seconds. 1 hour and 40 minutes. Warning: looking at the sun during the eclipse without protection may result in a permanent burn to your retina. Regular sunglasses will not protect your eyes.