Solar Eclipse Information

Marion, Ohio will be in the viewing path for the upcoming solar eclipse! Below is some information you should know and links to various resources. 

2024 Eclipse Path in Ohio

April 8, 2024 Total Eclipse
Begins: 1:56 PM
TOTAL coverage: 3:11:14 PM to 3:14:49 PM (Goggles can be taken off during this period only!)
Ends: 4:27 PM

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Library Programs and Information

Space Concepts & Eclipse books available at your Marion Public Library 

Solar Eclipse Glasses: Pick up a pair of solar eclipse glasses for free at the Library! You can receive a pair of glasses by attending one of the library’s eclipse programs listed above. Glasses are limited to one per person per event and will be handed out at the conclusion of each program. 

If you cannot make it to a program, then starting March 1, the library will pass out one pair of glasses to each person who comes into the library while supplies last. Glasses will be limited to one per person, and each individual must come into the library to receive a pair of glasses.  

Local Resources

State Resources

National & Other Resources: