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May 24, 2023
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
312 Watch Street
Elgin, IL 60120-5570
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Planetarium Family Sky Shows – The Eclipse is Coming!

Wednesday, May 24, 2023

Two identical family friendly planetarium shows looking at the spring nighttime sky and exploring viewing tips and general information about the 4/8/2024 solar eclipse that will cross the US, including Illinois! Safe viewing eclipse glasses will be for sale for $2/each. A self-guided building tour is available before both shows, so come early! Admission: $2.00 per person or max $10.00 per family (cash only). No reservations; first come, first served seating. Free parking at Raymond St. and National St.
Contact/RSVP: Peggy Hernandez at 847 888-5019
Location: Elgin National Watch Company Observatory, 312 Watch Street
Time:  Doors open at 4:00 p.m. Shows will begin at 4:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. 

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