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Solar Observing

Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 10:00am

Join us at the Ontario Science Centre for our monthly Solar Observing on the TelusScape observing pad. This is the area in front of the Science Centre's entrance. We use specialized telescopes that are safe to aim at the Sun.

Speaker's Night: Gravity: The Science Behind the Movie

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 7:30pm

Dr. Lisa Esteves, University of Toronto

On Wednesday evening's Recreational Astronomy Night meeting, Chris Vaughan presented The Sky This Month.

Dedicated Astronomers Given Canada's Largest Telescope David Dunlap Observatory donated to Toronto Centre of Royal Astronomical Society of Canada
Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, Toronto Centre invites new members and their family who are also members, to join an orientation get together – First Light.
If you have joined RASC Toronto Centre in the years of 2014

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Lynn Hilborn created this image from deep in the heart of the constellation Orion.

From the Horsehead Nebula to M78 and onward to Bernard's loop.

Total Solar Eclipse Tour Indonesia 2016

Sunday, March 6, 2016 (All day)

The RASC Toronto Centre and Bestway Tours & Safaris are pleased to announce that reservations are being accepted for the Centre’s expedition to observe the total solar eclipse on 9 March 2016 from Pangkalan Bun on the island of Born

DDO Astronomy Day & Toronto Science Rendezvous

Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 8:00pm

Cloudy or clear, join us for programs including presentations in our Skylab and space-themed arts & crafts (Space Crafts!) and tours of the big telescope.