On Monday, August 21, a rare astronomical event will fill the Akron skies.

A solar eclipse occurs when the moon passes in front of our Sun. Come to the Library Park at Main Library, get some free eclipse viewing glasses, and join in celebrating this unusual phenomenon as we watch the skies darken.

Eclipse Schedule

Noon – 1 pm
Eclipse information, safety discussion, and eclipse glasses distribution

1:07 pm
Eclipse begins

2:31 pm
Eclipse reaches maximum coverage

3:52 pm
Eclipse ends

Contact Science & Technology, 330-643-9075 for more information.