Space Science: Seeking a Solar Eclipse
Hide-and-Seek Sun: What is an Eclipse?
For Preschool and Early Elementary Children
Sister Bay/Liberty Grove- July 11 10:30am
Did you know that something special is happening to the sun this summer? Come join us as we learn more about that bright orange ball in the sky! Why is the sun orange? Why is it so hot? Why do we burn in the sun? And, why is the sun playing hide-and-seek with us this summer in a strange event known as an ECLIPSE? We'll see how this fascinating event happens, what it means, and how to safely watch it all!
Eyes on the Sun: Eclipse 2017
For Late Elementary/Middle School and up
Sturgeon Bay - July 13 1:30pm
August 21, 2017 will bring a total solar eclipse across many parts of the US. Here in Wisconsin, we'll only see a partial eclipse, but through the eyes of NASA, we can get an up-close look at what happens to the sun when the moon gets in its way! Come join us to get the scoop on the sun and its many spotty moods and flare-ups, and learn some tips on how to safely watch this summer's sunny spectacle!
Interactive NASA Eclipse Simulation
NOTE: Local latitude and longitude are needed to use the simulator. You can search online for these coordinates. For example, Sturgeon Bay latitude and longitude are 44.8342° N, 87.3770° W
NASA Eclipse Video for Older Kids
NASA Eclipse Video for Younger Kids
NASA - Tracing the 2017 Solar Eclipse