SOLAR ECLIPSE GLASSES
STARTING MONDAY, OCT. 9
Two solar eclipses are coming to North America! An annular eclipse occurs on Saturday, October 14, 2023, and a total eclipse occurs on Monday, April 8, 2024.
Seven states are in the path. The maximum eclipse will pass over the Four Corners of Colorado. Eagle County will view an 80% eclipse at 10:34 AM on October 14.
With funding from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, the Space Science Institute, through its Solar Eclipse Activities for Libraries (SEAL) program is distributing five million solar-viewing glasses to 10,000 libraries, plus providing information and activities to share with library patrons.
Vail Public Library will distribute these glasses under the following terms:
- Limited to 2 pairs per family.
- You have to be present to get your pairs.
- First come, first served.