Many individuals and local businesses spent Monday afternoon checking out the solar eclipse. Here are some of our favorite Instagram posts from throughout the day.https://www.instagram.com/p/BYDrJNdgLoq/?taken-by=ferriscoffee
Ferris Coffee & Nut Co. is taking eye safety seriously!https://www.instagram.com/p/BYDscxQAsOr/?taken-at=1912482
Rowster’s Coffee was ready this morning to fuel everyone’s eclipse watching.https://www.instagram.com/p/BYD0f1njL4I/?taken-by=bellsbrewery
Bell’s Brewery is keeping things sunny.https://www.instagram.com/p/BYDyZQxnY-3/?taken-by=lovesicecreamgr
Love’s Ice Cream said its Lightest Blackest Cherry is the perfect ice cream to enjoy today.https://www.instagram.com/p/BYD7cUEDRd-/?taken-by=foundersbrewing
Founder’s staff is chilling on the rooftop this afternoon.https://www.instagram.com/p/BYDxwsODoyG/?taken-by=akrikkshttps://www.instagram.com/p/BYENZpFjVKP/?taken-by=akrikks
Celebrating the day in style, A.K. Rikk’s.https://www.instagram.com/p/BYEHLbjAY8Q/?taken-at=277084https://www.instagram.com/p/BYEGda7gJRd/?taken-at=277084https://www.instagram.com/p/BYEODT8B1II/?taken-at=277084<br>hidecaption=true
Kent District Library – East Grand Rapids branch drew a large crowd.https://www.instagram.com/p/BYEOi1Ong8P/?taken-at=2950210
Visitors to John Ball Zoo were encouraged to watch for strange animal reactions to the eclipse.https://www.instagram.com/p/BYEGi6IAQb3/?taken-at=3043https://www.instagram.com/p/BYEIXPEn4p2/?taken-at=3043
Grand Rapids Public Museum had activities throughout the afternoon leading up to the eclipse.https://www.instagram.com/p/BYEOuMLB6fU/
Habitat for Humanity takes advantage of its construction gear.https://www.instagram.com/p/BYEO9r7Ay8I/
Outside Configura’s offices.
Steelcase employees spent their lunch break watching the sky. Photos courtesy of Steelcase.