Tennessee’s Total Solar Eclipse: How, Why & What to Expect
- Thursday, August 17, 2017 • 12:15 pm - 12:45 pm
CATEGORIES: Visual Arts & Museums | Free | Community Events
Tennessee State Museum - 505 Deaderick StWebsite
Vanderbilt astronomer Dr. William Teets will speak on the total solar eclipse that will take place on Monday, August 21. In this presentation, he will discuss how a solar eclipse happens, why this is such a rare occurrence and what we can expect. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from an astronomer all about the total solar eclipse coming to Tennessee’s sky during this lunch and learn. Whether you bring your lunch in a brown bag or grab a sandwich from a nearby shop, bring it to the Museum and enjoy an interesting talk while you eat.