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Solar Eclipse Viewing Party
October 14 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
What: Solar Eclipse Viewing Party
When: Saturday, 10/14 from 9a to 2p
Where: Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum, 28210 W Park Hwy, Ashland, Ne
Get ready for an extraordinary gathering as we host a viewing party for the upcoming annular solar eclipse on October 14, 2023. This unique celestial event promises a stunning spectacle as the moon obscures part of our solar disk. At our party, we’ll provide specialized viewing glasses to all who purchase an admission ticket. This will ensure you can safely witness this remarkable occurrence.
Join fellow sky enthusiasts, share in the excitement, and experience the captivating beauty of the cosmos. Invite your friends and family to partake in this unforgettable celestial celebration. Mark your calendar and prepare to be awestruck by the annular solar eclipse at our viewing party—it’s an event you won’t want to miss!
We will be joined by Jayme Sandberg, a local author and Kathleen Gadeken, a local illustrator who will be greeting fans and signing their latest children’s book “Total Solar Eclipse: A Stellar Friendship Story”. This exciting new children’s book, along with a gift set will be available in our gift store for purchase.
* One set of solar eyewear will be provided per admission ticket.
Want to secure your admission tickets ahead of time? Go to https://www.sacmuseum.org/online-ticket-sales/!
9:00AM: Event Starts
10:23AM: Partial solar eclipse begins
11:45AM: Jayme Sandberg reads her book in the theater.
11:46AM: Partial solar eclipse maximum
12:00PM: Jayme Sandberg and Kathleen Gadeken meet with guests and signs her new book.
1:15PM: Partial solar eclipse ends
2:00PM: Event Ends