Solar Eclipse: The Celestial Event of the Century

August 15th, 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Dave Lynch, member of the Des Moines Astronomical Society, who has been chasing solar eclipses for forty years, will share stories of his travels to ten countries and two oceans with photographs of fifteen different eclipses.

On Monday, August 21, 2017, a total eclipse of the Sun will be visible in parts of the continental United States. Here in Des Moines we will see a partial eclipse, the moon will cover 95 percent of the sun, a spectacular sight.

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