Solar Eclipse - April 8th, 2024

On April 8, 2024, a spectacular and rare celestial event is set to unfold over Canada, the United States and Mexico – a total solar eclipse. As the Moon aligns perfectly between Earth and the Sun, temporary darkness will sweep across parts of the country, captivating countless spectators.

Solar Eclipse Safety

Looking directly at the Sun, without appropriate protection, can lead to serious problems such as partial or complete loss of eyesight.

More information & resources can be found by visiting the Canadian Space Agency website: Total solar eclipse of April 8, 2024 | Canadian Space Agency (asc-csa.gc.ca)

Build Your Own Projector!

Directions can be found using the following link: https://www.asc-csa.gc.ca/eng/youth-educators/activities/fun-experiments/eclipse-projector.asp

Eclipse Path of Totality

All information can be found at the Canadian Space Agency's website: Total solar eclipse of April 8, 2024 | Canadian Space Agency (asc-csa.gc.ca)

Renfrew County District Health Unit - Solar Eclipse Resources

RCDHU Reminds Residents of Solar Eclipse Safety

RCDHU Reminds Residents of Solar Eclipse Safety To view the media release and access the links, please visit: https://www.rcdhu.com/news/