Total Eclipse of the Park

202408apr12:00 pm4:00 pmTotal Eclipse of the Park12:00 pm - 4:00 pm(GMT-04:00) Hummel Park, 1500 S Center St, Plainfield, IN 46168CategoryCommunity EventFilterFreeSeasonalEclipse

Event Details

People from across the country are preparing to witness the once in a lifetime total solar eclipse happening Monday, April 8. Indiana Connections Academy and companion school, Indiana Connections Career Academy, in collaboration with Hummel Park (5373 S. Sugar Grove Road) in Plainfield, Ind., will host Total Eclipse of the Heart, a viewing event to celebrate the occasion. Students, families and community members are invited to gather and witness what people are calling the “Great North American Solar Eclipse.”

During the event, Jean Trusdell, NASA educator from Purdue University, will share her knowledge and expertise on eclipses. Attendees are encouraged to bring picnic gear and lawn chairs. Food trucks will be available starting at Noon. From 1 – 3 p.m., guests have the opportunity to participate in hands-on activities before the totality of the eclipse. Free solar filter glasses will be available while supplies last. The total eclipse is at 3:05 p.m. and is expected to last approximately four minutes.

Time

(Monday) 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm(GMT-04:00)

Cost

Free

Location

Hummel Park

1500 S Center St, Plainfield, IN 46168

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