Cook Memorial Library
93 Main Street | Tamworth, NH 03886
603-323-8510    Email us    Text us

  Catalog     Website  

Solar Eclipse 2024

Are you ready for the solar eclipse on April 8? We are!

photo of eclipse glasses

Get ready for the eclipse day: Come to the library on Saturday, April 6 between 11 and 1 for eclipse-related activities. Make a pin-hole viewer, draw some eclipse chalk art, trace your shadow on our sidewalk, and more.

Eclipse glasses: Beginning on Monday, March 25, we'll have eclipse glasses to give away (limit 2 per family), thanks to STARNet's SEAL (Solar Eclipse Activities for Libraries) program.

Community eclipse observing: On Monday, April 8 between 2:15 and 4:30 PM, we'll gather on the Tamworth History Center's village green to view the eclipse as a community.

Learn more about the April 8 eclipse from UNH’s Observatory and Space Science Center.

Watch this documentary on Kanopy: Chasing Shadows, about Geoff Sims, a professional photographer and astronomer who has captured many eclipses on many continents.

photo of Tamworth folks viewing 2017 eclipse