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Solar Eclipse Community Event

Solar Eclipse Community Event

April 8, 1:00 pm5:00 pm

Brooklyn Botanic Garden

100 Washington Avenue

Brooklyn NY

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FREE

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

Gather on the Garden’s lawns to marvel at the sky as the moon passes between the Earth and sun.

Join  Brooklyn Botanic Garden in observing the effects of the eclipse on its collections. Will blooms be fooled into closing? Will leaves turn in? Participate in a Garden-wide experiment. The eclipse will last from 2:10 to 4:36 p.m., peaking at 3:25 p.m.

Blankets are welcome. Outside food is not permitted but may be purchased at the Canteen.

ISO-certified solar eclipse glasses provided by Warby Parker. 




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