Park, Picnic & View the 2017 Eclipse at Brehm Preparatory School
Visit the beautiful Brehm campus to Park, Picnic and View the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse in a prime location. Bring your lawn chairs, picnic basket, and blanket to relax and view the Total Solar Eclipse in a serene setting. Located at 950 S. Brehm Lane, Carbondale, IL 62901, Brehm Preparatory School is just two miles east of Southern Illinois University and downtown Carbondale, as well as restaurants, shopping, and much more!
Park, Picnic & View Brehm Pass
DATE/TIME: Monday, August 21, 2017, from 8:30 a.m.- 6:00 p.m.
COST: $40 per vehicle
- Paved parking spaces including handicap accessible areas
- Private viewing on a secluded grassy area with eclipse viewing glasses available for purchase.
- Local Shuttle services available to SIU and downtown Carbondale**
- Private and Prime viewing spots for astronomers and photographers (please call 618.457.0371 to assure availability)
RESERVE YOUR SPACE TODAY!
Buy a Ticket
Jackson Co. Mass Transit call 618-549-0304 or 1-866-884-7433 (Usual Fee = $2.00)
Saluki Express Grand Avenue Route includes Bus stop 112 across from Brehm at Brookside Apartments, every 20 minutes ($1, exact change needed)
Free Shuttle at Carbondale High School (¾ mile) to the Civic Center in downtown Carbondale
DISTANCE FROM BREHM TO SIU, DOWNTOWN CARBONDALE, AND ROUTE 13
NEARBY EVENTS – MONDAY, AUGUST 21, 2017
09:00 a.m. – 05:00 p.m. (1.6 miles) Astronomy, Science and Technology Expo
09:00 a.m. – 05:00 p.m. (1.6 miles) SIU Crossroads Art and Craft Fair
11:00 a.m. – 05:00 p.m. (2.0 miles) Shadow Fest on Washington Street in downtown Carbondale
(2.2 miles) Family Fun Zone located at the Town Square Pavilion in Carbondale
08:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. (10 miles) Sinister House – Haunted House
For even more events, please visit the Carbondale Tourism Eclipse Website
FIREARMS AND ALCOHOL PROHIBITED. Parking spaces not refundable, resalable nor transferable.
RELEASE AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK
The purchase of a parking pass is an agreement for the voluntary participation in the Brehm Eclipse Park/Picnic/View activity. I understand and appreciate the risks inherent in this activity including heat exposure, sunburn, lightening, and trip hazards from uneven ground; and other risks naturally associated with large crowds and the outdoors.
In consideration of the revocable license granted for the parking of the car I agree to indemnify and hold harmless Brehm, its officers and agents, for any personal injury, property damage, or other claim. I hereby assume any and all risks that may be associated with participating in this activity, and parking on Brehm property, and release Brehm and its personnel from any liability.
I further covenant not to sue Brehm, its officers or agents, for any damage or loss to any personal property, including my automobile and its contents.
ABOUT BREHM PREPARATORY SCHOOL
In 1982, Carol Brehm established Brehm Preparatory School, Inc., as a private, not for profit, fully-accredited residential and day school for middle school, high school, and postsecondary students with learning differences to service their academic, clinical, social and emotional, and recreational needs. An extraordinarily qualified, credentialed and caring faculty and staff welcomes students with ADHD, dyslexia, language disorder, Asperger’s, Autism Spectrum, auditory processing disorder, and other learning differences into a dynamic new learning environment brimming with optimism. Working quickly to break down barriers, build trust, and restore self-confidence, faculty and staff embrace students in an immersive, family-style ambiance where each child feels accepted, supported and safe. Please call us at 618.457.0371 for more information. Your participation in this event helps support our innovative programs, thank you.