April 21, 2017 10:15 a.m.
This Sunday is International Observe the Sun Day.
The Paul Morgan Observatory at Umpqua Community College will have a community event Sunday from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Guests will view live images of the sun on television monitors inside the observatory. If visibility is limited, videos will be shown.
Everyone attending will get bookmarks of the Spitzer Space Telescope from NASA. Children will receive booklets and stickers as well.
Observe the Sun Day is promoted by Astronomers without Borders as part of Global Astronomy Month 2017.