In a diagonal swath cutting across our country from Oregon to South Carolina, a once-in-a-lifetime total eclipse of the sun will occur on Monday, August 21.  Here in Connecticut, we will experience a partial eclipse of the sun.  Please see NASA's website below to learn how to safely observe this incredible astronomical event.  

https://eclipse2017.nasa.gov/safety

A reminder:  DO NOT LOOK DIRECTLY at the sun, during an eclipse or anytime.  Learn about eye damage from the sun in the below article from the University of California/Santa Barbara ScienceLine:

UCSB Eye Safety