SRO For Solar Eclipse

The largest Rolnick Observatory crowd since the formation of the universe clogged Bayberry Lane today. Westporters of all ages — particularly kids — headed to the highest spot in town, to watch the much-anticipated solar eclipse.

It was — at least this afternoon — also the coolest place to be.

(Photo/Seth Schachter)

(Photo/Frank Rosen)

(Photo/Frank Rosen)

(Photo/Frank Rosen)

(Photo/Frank Rosen)

A group of Coleytown teachers watched (safely) at Compo Beach:

(Photo/Ted Horowitz)

Meanwhile, Robin Singer had her own special glasses:

5 responses to “SRO For Solar Eclipse

  1. I’m watching it on TV. They show the sun from all over the US. Much more comfortable.

  2. Connie Brandt Bentley

    94% in our backyard in NW Washington State. No glasses available so we held up a colander and looked at multiple little eclipses on a big piece of white paper. We had the ABC video stream on the iPad. Very festive morning at our house.

  3. HI Dan, These are great Thanks, Dan >

  4. I LOVED being at the Observatory – a true Westport event although an eclipse is certainly not about us small, impermanent specks in the universe.

Commenters must fill out their real full names, and provide their real email addresses.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s