Out of This World: The solar eclipse, 360° virtual tour of our solar system, and more

July 11, 2017
Spokane, WA  – Celebrate celestial phenomenon at the Spokane County Library District with Out of This World events and programs, culminating with the 2017 solar eclipse.
On Solar Eclipse Day, and weather permitting, we will safely view the partial eclipse with pinhole projectors and other protective eye gear from 10am to 12pm, on Monday, August 21, 2017, at seven locations: Argonne, Cheney, Deer Park, Medical Lake, Moran Prairie, North Spokane, and Spokane Valley Libraries.

Other Out of This World events include crafts and learning activities at all of our libraries, lessons on stargazing from the Spokane Astronomical Society, special storytimes, and a virtual planetarium show from the Mobius Science Center.
 
Solar Eclipse Activities (all ages)
ALL LOCATIONS (EXCEPT THE BOOKEND)
August 1–21, open hours


Stargazing
SPOKANE VALLEY
Tue, Aug 3, 7–8pm

CHENEY
Thu, Aug 10, 6:30–7:30pm


Sun & Moon Storytimes
All Storytimes during August 7–11
Visit www.scld.org/storytimes for a list of storytimes by age, location, day, & time.

Meet Our Planetary Neighbors
with Mobius Science
Space is limited. Tickets available 30 minutes prior to each show time.
MORAN PRAIRIE
Wed, Aug 16, 2pm, 3:30pm, 5pm, & 6:30pm

NORTH SPOKANE
Thu, Aug 17, 1pm, 2:15pm, 3:30pm, 5pm, 6:15pm, & 7:30
pm
 
Spokane County Library District provides resources and opportunities for a community to learn, work, create, and thrive together. The District operates 11 libraries throughout Spokane County that include Airway Heights, Argonne, Cheney, Deer Park, Fairfield, Medical Lake, Moran Prairie, North Spokane, Otis Orchards, Spokane Valley, and The BookEnd. Through a reciprocal agreement with Spokane Public Library and Liberty Lake Municipal Library, library services are provided at no charge to residents of each these service areas.
 
For more information on our libraries or programs, please visit www.scld.org or call 509.893.8200.
 
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Contact:
Jane Baker, Communication & Development Officer
jbaker@scld.org, (509) 893-8205