Exploring Eclipses

On April 8 there will be a solar eclipse visible from Jackson! Ever wonder why eclipses happen, how we can predict them, or even why eclipses don’t happen every month?

Join us at the Meijer Branch to learn about eclipses with presentations designed for kids and adults and pick up a pair of eclipse glasses will be available so you will be able to safely view the upcoming eclipse.


March 25, 12 PM: Kids Ages 6+

April 1, 6 PM: Adults

Presented by: Talia Burns, Jackson College Observatory Director