October 2023 Eclipse: Get Your Free Eclipse Glasses at the Library!

Get ready for an extraordinary celestial event! On October 14, 2023, America will be treated to a captivating solar eclipse. This natural phenomenon, where the moon aligns with the sun, will create a mesmerizing sight. The Palm Beach County Library System is enhancing the experience by offering free eclipse glasses, ensuring safe viewing of the event. Residents will witness a partial solar eclipse, as the moon moves between the Earth and the sun, creating a striking crescent shape. Although not a total eclipse, the visual impact will be stunning.

The Library’s eclipse glasses will ensure safe viewing, while the dimmed sunlight and cool ambiance enhance the experience. Remember to prioritize eye safety during this celestial event by grabbing your free pair of eclipse glasses. We will have eclipse-related activities for you to attend, so mark October 14 on your calendar and prepare to be amazed by the captivating partial solar eclipse.

Solar Eclipse Glasses Giveaway

Pick up a free pair of solar eclipse glasses (while supplies last) between Oct 01 and Oct 13. One pair will be given per Palm Beach County Library System card, which must be presented at the time of pickup. On Oct 14, the remaining glasses will be given on a first-come, first-served basis to Library cardholders. Preregister.

Sorteo de Lentes Para Eclipse Solar

Recoja un par de lentes para eclipse solar gratuito (hasta agotar existencias) entre el 01 y el 13 de octubre. Un par por tarjeta del Sistema de Bibliotecas del Condado de Palm Beach. Debe presentar la(s) tarjeta(s) al momento de recoger los lentes. El 14 de octubre, se entregarán lentes restantes por orden de llegada (un par por tarjeta). Se requiere inscripción previa.


Find Eclipse-related activities here:

Solar Eclipse 2023 Activities