EclipseFest Saturday morning activities


A real life astronaut suit in the Newberry Opera House.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

T-shirts getting made with Ink Wells, live printing.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

One of the unique Newberry designs.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Phil Fortune, of Georgia, with his granddaughter Mafra Kemper.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Madison, Cole and Brayden Hutchinson show off their rocket.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Lori Bradner, NASA educator, talks to local youths about the rockets they made.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Iralee O’Neil, of Newberry, with her rocket.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Lori Bradner inspects a rocket that will soon be space ready.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Youth and adults line up to make crafts at the Art Center.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Marquerite Palmer shows off a newly made spinner.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Getting ready to blast off a rocket.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Youths prepare their rockets.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

NASA engineer Gabe Gabrielle (left) talks to visitors about rockets.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

This little girl is about to blast her rocket to Mars.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

The Destination Mars Map allow kids to explore Mars.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Jim and Kathy Booth, of Palm Coast, Fla., and Forrest and Marjolein Gauthier of Key Largo, Fla., decided to come to Newberry for the Eclipse after they drove through a few months back. They said Newberry was so cool and had wonderful people.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

The NASA Solarium allowed visitors to see the sun, without damaging their eyes.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Bob Windheuser, technology specialist from Florida, leads the technology station.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Elvid Santiago and Jaseida Morales, of Newberry, arrive to the technology station.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Holden Jones from Baltimore, Md., uses his new virtual reality glasses. Jones ame to Newberry to visit his Uncle Marshall and experience the Eclipse.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

This little boy prepares his rocket.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Chick-fil-A in Memorial Park.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Kathy Anderson and Emily Burgess, of Newberry, walking downtown for the EclipseFest.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Eclipse ornaments for sale Downtown.


Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

A real life astronaut suit in the Newberry Opera House.

T-shirts getting made with Ink Wells, live printing.

One of the unique Newberry designs.

Phil Fortune, of Georgia, with his granddaughter Mafra Kemper.

Madison, Cole and Brayden Hutchinson show off their rocket.

Lori Bradner, NASA educator, talks to local youths about the rockets they made.

Iralee O’Neil, of Newberry, with her rocket.

Lori Bradner inspects a rocket that will soon be space ready.

Youth and adults line up to make crafts at the Art Center.

Marquerite Palmer shows off a newly made spinner.

Getting ready to blast off a rocket.

Youths prepare their rockets.

NASA engineer Gabe Gabrielle (left) talks to visitors about rockets.

This little girl is about to blast her rocket to Mars.

The Destination Mars Map allow kids to explore Mars.

Jim and Kathy Booth, of Palm Coast, Fla., and Forrest and Marjolein Gauthier of Key Largo, Fla., decided to come to Newberry for the Eclipse after they drove through a few months back. They said Newberry was so cool and had wonderful people.

The NASA Solarium allowed visitors to see the sun, without damaging their eyes.

Bob Windheuser, technology specialist from Florida, leads the technology station.

Elvid Santiago and Jaseida Morales, of Newberry, arrive to the technology station.

Holden Jones from Baltimore, Md., uses his new virtual reality glasses. Jones ame to Newberry to visit his Uncle Marshall and experience the Eclipse.

This little boy prepares his rocket.

Chick-fil-A in Memorial Park.

Kathy Anderson and Emily Burgess, of Newberry, walking downtown for the EclipseFest.

Eclipse ornaments for sale Downtown.

A real life astronaut suit in the Newberry Opera House.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0619.jpgA real life astronaut suit in the Newberry Opera House. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

T-shirts getting made with Ink Wells, live printing.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0605.jpgT-shirts getting made with Ink Wells, live printing. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

One of the unique Newberry designs.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0607.jpgOne of the unique Newberry designs. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Phil Fortune, of Georgia, with his granddaughter Mafra Kemper.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0585.jpgPhil Fortune, of Georgia, with his granddaughter Mafra Kemper. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Madison, Cole and Brayden Hutchinson show off their rocket.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0586.jpgMadison, Cole and Brayden Hutchinson show off their rocket. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Lori Bradner, NASA educator, talks to local youths about the rockets they made.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0595.jpgLori Bradner, NASA educator, talks to local youths about the rockets they made. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Iralee O’Neil, of Newberry, with her rocket.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0597.jpgIralee O’Neil, of Newberry, with her rocket. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Lori Bradner inspects a rocket that will soon be space ready.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0599.jpgLori Bradner inspects a rocket that will soon be space ready. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Youth and adults line up to make crafts at the Art Center.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0602.jpgYouth and adults line up to make crafts at the Art Center. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Marquerite Palmer shows off a newly made spinner.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0604.jpgMarquerite Palmer shows off a newly made spinner. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Getting ready to blast off a rocket.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0570.jpgGetting ready to blast off a rocket. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Youths prepare their rockets.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0572.jpgYouths prepare their rockets. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

NASA engineer Gabe Gabrielle (left) talks to visitors about rockets.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0575.jpgNASA engineer Gabe Gabrielle (left) talks to visitors about rockets. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

This little girl is about to blast her rocket to Mars.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0579.jpgThis little girl is about to blast her rocket to Mars. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

The Destination Mars Map allow kids to explore Mars.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0580.jpgThe Destination Mars Map allow kids to explore Mars. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Jim and Kathy Booth, of Palm Coast, Fla., and Forrest and Marjolein Gauthier of Key Largo, Fla., decided to come to Newberry for the Eclipse after they drove through a few months back. They said Newberry was so cool and had wonderful people.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0581.jpgJim and Kathy Booth, of Palm Coast, Fla., and Forrest and Marjolein Gauthier of Key Largo, Fla., decided to come to Newberry for the Eclipse after they drove through a few months back. They said Newberry was so cool and had wonderful people. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

The NASA Solarium allowed visitors to see the sun, without damaging their eyes.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0582.jpgThe NASA Solarium allowed visitors to see the sun, without damaging their eyes. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Bob Windheuser, technology specialist from Florida, leads the technology station.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0610.jpgBob Windheuser, technology specialist from Florida, leads the technology station. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Elvid Santiago and Jaseida Morales, of Newberry, arrive to the technology station.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0611.jpgElvid Santiago and Jaseida Morales, of Newberry, arrive to the technology station. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Holden Jones from Baltimore, Md., uses his new virtual reality glasses. Jones ame to Newberry to visit his Uncle Marshall and experience the Eclipse.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0613.jpgHolden Jones from Baltimore, Md., uses his new virtual reality glasses. Jones ame to Newberry to visit his Uncle Marshall and experience the Eclipse. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

This little boy prepares his rocket.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0616.jpgThis little boy prepares his rocket. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Chick-fil-A in Memorial Park.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0618.jpgChick-fil-A in Memorial Park. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Kathy Anderson and Emily Burgess, of Newberry, walking downtown for the EclipseFest.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0584.jpgKathy Anderson and Emily Burgess, of Newberry, walking downtown for the EclipseFest. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

Eclipse ornaments for sale Downtown.
http://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/web1_DSC_0583.jpgEclipse ornaments for sale Downtown. Andrew Wigger | The Newberry Observer

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