Free solar viewing
- When: Saturday, August 12, 2017, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Where: Columbia Gorge Discovery Center and Museum, The Dalles
- Cost: Not available
- Age limit: Not available
- Categories: Activities: Classes, Education, Activities: Family, Outdoor, Community
Bob Yoesle from Friends of the Goldendale Observatory will present a solar viewing free to the public Saturday, August 12 from 11 am to 3 pm at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center in The Dalles. Using special safely-filtered telescopes you can view the surface of the sun. This event is free, and will be held, weather and clouds permitting, on the museum lawn. Museum admission still applies for visitors who wish to see the exhibits. From 3 to 4 pm Yoesle will present “The Great American Eclipse,” in the Murdock Theater. The eclipse presentation is included with museum admission and only $5 for the program only. For more information visit www.gorgediscovery.org.