The Works to Host Solar Eclipse Viewing

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NEWARK, Ohio – The Works: Ohio Center for History, Art & Technology invites all members of the public to view the solar eclipse with expert guidance from The Ohio State University at Newark faculty member Dr. Michael Stamatikos, assistant professor in the Department of Physics, Department of Astronomy and Center for Cosmology and Astro-Particles Physics. All ages are welcome. The event will take place on Monday, August 21, 1-4 p.m., in The Works’ LeFevre Courtyard, 55 S. 1st Street, Newark. This event is free and open to the public. In the event of inclement weather the event will be cancelled.

Do to the path of the solar eclipse, Ohio and other nearby areas will see a partial solar eclipse. To safely view the eclipse, The Works will be selling solar eclipse glasses during the event for $1 each. The Works Museum will be closed during the event. Refreshments and restrooms will be available at The Grill at The Works on S. 2nd Street.