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Girl Scouts Recycling Eclipse Glasses


Solar Eclipse

Girl Scouts Heart of the South is working with Astronomers Without Borders to help those without resources be prepared for the next eclipse in 2019 in South American and Asia.
 
If you have glasses that you used today to view the Great American Eclipse of 2017 please help us by recycling them. You can bring the glasses by any of our Girl Scout Leadership Centers located  at:

  • 717 South White Station Road, Memphis, TN
  • 1007 Old Humboldt Road, Jackson, TN
  • 1140 West Main Street, Tupelo, MS

 
Girl Scouts Heart of the South will be providing all recycled glasses to Astronomers Without Borders in the near future. Astronomers Without Boarders brings the world together to share a passion of astronomy and the wonders of the universe. Observing projects bring people together to share their activities with each other. Supporting projects in developed countries to share with others, making it possible for everyone to enjoy the wonders of the night sky.
 
Girl Scouts Heart of the South’s mission is to build girls of courage, confidence and character, who make the world a better place. By helping recycle eclipse glasses, you are living by the Girl Scouts Law to use resources wisely.
 
Girl Scout Leadership Center office hours are Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.