Save the date! One year from today, on the afternoon of April 8th, 2024, the moon will pass directly between the sun and Earth, casting a shadow over the Buffalo region, and turning day into night for more than three minutes.

This is a rare event. Whether you’re an avid astronomer or just someone who appreciates the beauty of nature, this is something that you don’t want to miss.

Remember, it’s critical to never look directly at the sun during a solar eclipse without proper eye protection. Sunglasses are not nearly enough! So, be sure to take the necessary precautions and enjoy this remarkable event safely.

Stay tuned for more updates and details as the date gets closer, and get ready to witness a truly extraordinary moment in our area!