On this past Monday morning, residents and associates joined resident Bill Lofquist and Ernie Smith to learn and safely view the extraordinary eclipse. Bill who is an active member of the local Astronomer’s Club shared Alex Filipenko’s, Ph.D., video, “Glorious Total Eclipses”. Ernie shared a poem she had written about previous eclipses she has viewed in her lifetime.
Bill set up his telescope and we all got to safely view the eclipse. We also made pinhole viewers.The events of the eclipse will continue with the viewing of another DVD from Dr. Filipenko about the phenomena of the eclipse. It was a morning truly out of this world!