Come out and safely view the surface of our closest star, the Sun! The Amateur Astronomers Association of NY will be setting up high power telescopes in front of Central Library Plaza between 1-3pm. With the use of special filters, amazing features such as sunspots and flares should be visible, weather permitting. This event is free and open to the public.

2017 solar observing dates at Central Library Plaza are:

March 11, 1-3PM
April 22, 1-3PM
May 13, 1-3PM
October 14, 1-3PM
November 18, 1-3PM
December 9, 1-3PM

Observing events are weather dependent. Weather-related cancellations will be posted here or at: