BREC’s Highland Road Park Observatory, 13800 Highland Road, will host a partial solar eclipse viewing for the public from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Oct. 23.

While in the constellation Virgo, the moon will partially obscure the sun as it heads toward the horizon. Telescopes specifically designed for safe viewing of the sun will be on site.

The viewing is open to all ages with no admission charged.

For information, call the Highland Road Park Observatory at (225) 768-9948 or visit hrpo.lsu.edu.