Carson City Library hosting event to view the eclipse |

Carson City Library hosting event to view the eclipse

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Carson City Library Director Sena Loyd, left, talks with staff members Natalie Wood, Robert White and Maria Klesta about Monday’s solar eclipse viewing program. The first 200 registrants will receive safety glasses to view the eclipse as part of a NASA @My Library grant. For more information, go to Photo by Cathleen Allison/Nevada Photo Source
Cathleen Allison | Nevada Photo Source

Come join the Carson City Library in viewing the Solar Eclipse from 9-11 a.m. Monday. The library will have hands-on activities, a telescope with safety filter, and other informational activities to help you commemorate this amazing event. This program is part of NASA@ My Library, an initiative to engage public audiences nationwide in informal and lifelong learning with the excitement of NASA exploration and discovery.

The Carson City Library applied and was awarded a competitive grant called NASA @My Library. Through this grant, the library has received NASA STEM Facilitation Kits, NASA STEM Backpacks for circulation, financial resources, training, and partnership opportunities to provide programming revolving around STEM and space learning. For more information on NASA @ My Library, visit the website at

For more information visit the Carson City Library’s website at