Total solar eclipse viewing parties in the Permian Basin

Total solar eclipse viewing parties in the Permian Basin
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(KWES) - The total solar eclipse is on Monday and several places in West Texas are offering viewing parties.

Here's the list of viewings that we currently have:

Midland College
3600 N. Garfield
Center of campus in front of the Fasken Learning Resource Center, near Hodge Carillon Tower. 
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. 
Monday, Aug. 21, 2017
We're told protective eyewear will be available for those in attendance.

Museum of the Southwest - Midland 
1705 W. Missouri Ave. 
12 p.m. - 2 p.m. 
Monday, Aug. 21, 2017
Free afternoon of safe solar-viewing, creative and scientific activities and outdoor fun!

McDonald Observatory - Ft. Davis
3640 Dark Sky Drive
Monday, Aug. 21, 2017
Click here for more information.

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