Night at Noon is Aug. 21

night at noon

Monday, August 21, 2017
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
WKCTC, 4810 Alben Barkley Dr., Paducah, KY

West Kentucky Community Technical College will hold its Night at Noon eclipse party on the big day at the Challenger Learning Center. This will be a NASA official viewing site and it is free.

astronaut WilcuttFormer astronaut, and Kentucky-native, Terry Wilcutt will narrate the eclipse and share his space tales. He will sign autographs on T-shirts and posters that will be for sale.

Night At Noon will have fun, food, vendors, music, Dippin’ Dots Ice Cream and free science demonstrations. Watch the NASA High Altitude Balloon Launch. There will also be a drawing to give away an Xbox One and game.

The partial eclipse begins at 11:54:03 a.m., with 2 minutes and 21 seconds of totality beginning at 1:22:15 p.m. All guests will receive free viewing glasses.

Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and sunscreen. Night At Noon is free and open to the public and is perfect for family viewing – but please remember that the eclipse is not suitable for those little ones under four years of age.