Events Calendar

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August 21

Activity

Eclipse KU

11:30AM – 1:30PM
SHENK SPORTS COMPLEX, 23RD AND IOWA ST.

Experience the solar eclipse and learn more about the phenomenon at this community event. Enjoy telescope viewing with astronomers, decorate and launch water bottle rockets, and create your own drawing of the corona, the glowing light around the sun during an eclipse. The eclipse peaks at approximately 1:10PM with 99.3% of the sun blocked in the Lawrence area. Free eclipse glasses provided while supplies last and food trucks will have lunch available for purchase.

Sponsored By: Department of Physics & Astronomy, Natural History Museum, Spencer Museum of Art