Events

International Astronomy Day

Saturday, April 21, 2018
NEAF show floor

North-East Astronomy Forum

Saturday, April 21, 2018 to Sunday, April 22, 2018
International Astronomy Day - April 21, 2018

Ontario Science Centre: International Astronomy Day

Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
10:00am to 11:00pm
Celebrate International Astronomy Day at the Ontario Science Centre!
Pluto & Charon

UofT Planetarium: Underdogs of the Solar System (SOLD OUT)

Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Showtime: 3:00pm

Our Musical Universe

UofT Planetarium: Our Musical Universe (SOLD OUT)

Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:15pm
What is the sound of a twinkling star? Can planets keep a beat? How loud was the big bang?

RASC Mississauga: Astronomy Night at the Riverwood Conservancy

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 -
8:30pm to 10:00pm

Explore the universe with members of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada. Telescopes will be set up to provide amazing views of the Moon, the planets and more!

UofT Planetarium: The Life and Death of Stars

Friday, April 27, 2018 -
7:00pm to 10:15pm

Showtimes: 7:00pm, 8:10pm, 9:15pm

Discover the Universe

Discover the Universe: Astronomy Teachers Workshop in Toronto

Saturday, April 28, 2018 -
9:00am to 4:00pm
Discover the Universe is pleased to offer a full-day astronomy workshop hosted at the Dunlap Institute at the University of Toronto
H.L. Welsh Distinguished Lecturer Series

UofT Physics: The H.L. Welsh Distinguished Lecturer Series Program 2018

Thursday, May 3, 2018 -
1:30pm to 5:00pm

The Department of Physics invites faculty, students and the public to its 44th annual celebration of physics.

Illustris Simulation

UofT AstroTour: Simulating the Universe

Thursday, May 3, 2018 -
8:00pm to 10:00pm

The life of a single galaxy is an extremely complicated affair and understanding the origin and evolution of the roughly 100 billion galaxies in our universe is even more so.

Dunlap Institute: Astronomy on Tap T.O.

Friday, May 4, 2018 -
8:00pm to 11:00pm

Quench your thirst for astronomy!

On Friday, May 4, at The Great Hall! It'll be another fun evening of pints, astronomy news, mind-expanding talks, games, prizes, and Dunlap merchandise for sale!

Grand Tour of the Cosmos

UofT Planetarium: Grand Tour of the Cosmos

Saturday, May 5, 2018 -
7:00pm to 10:15pm

Showtimes: 7:00pm, 8:10pm, 9:15pm

Texas Star Party

Sunday, May 6, 2018 to Saturday, May 12, 2018
Grand Tour of the Cosmos

UofT Planetarium: Grand Tour of the Cosmos

Friday, May 11, 2018 -
7:00pm to 10:15pm

Showtimes: 7:00pm, 8:10pm, 9:15pm

RASC Mississauga: Earth's Battered Moon

Friday, May 11, 2018 -
8:00pm to 10:00pm

Just like the Earth, the Moon is about 4.5 billion years old. It has been and continues to be constantly bombarded by meteorites. Some suggest that this rate of bombardment has remained constant in the past couple of billion years.

Ryerson Science Rendezvous

Ryerson: Science Rendezvous 2018

Saturday, May 12, 2018 -
10:00am to 4:00pm

Join us for Science Rendezvous on Saturday, May 12, 2018, in the heart of Ryerson Campus!

Science Rendezvous

York University: Science Rendezvous 2018

Saturday, May 12, 2018 -
10:00am to 3:00pm
Every year the Faculty of Science at York University joins forces with Main Street Markham to present Science Rendezvous at the award-winning Markham Farmers’ Market.
Toronto Magnetic and Meteorological Observatory

Heritage Toronto: Campus & Cosmos: Toronto’s Astronomical Heritage

Saturday, May 12, 2018 -
10:30am to 12:00pm

A walking tour which describes how Toronto became a "centre of the universe" for astronomical research, education, and public outreach, in parallel with the growth of our city and country.

UofT Science Rendezvous logo

UofT: Science Rendezvous 2018

Saturday, May 12, 2018 -
11:00am to 4:00pm
Science Rendezvous is a free annual all-day festival that brings science out of the lab and onto the street with the ultimate goal of improving student enrolment as well as public involvement in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (S.T.E.M.) fields.

UofT Planetarium: The Life and Death of Stars

Saturday, May 12, 2018 -
7:00pm to 10:15pm

Showtimes: 7:00pm, 8:10pm, 9:15pm

Alan Chen

Pint of Science: We are stardust

Monday, May 14, 2018 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm
Have you ever looked up at the starry sky and felt small and insignificant compared to the vastness of the cosmos?
Alison Sills

Pint of Science: The secret lives of stars

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm
What can we learn from a group of stars that were born at the same time?
Hanno Rein

S. Walter Stewart Library: The Search for Life on Exoplanets

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm

Finding compelling evidence for life on another planet would undoubtably be one of the biggest discoveries in the history of the human race. There are many places to look for such biosignatures, both in the Solar System and beyond.

Millennium Square

Millennium Square Stargazing Night

Friday, May 18, 2018 -
6:00pm to 11:00pm

Everyone is invited to join us and Durham Skies on May 18 for stargazing at the edge of Lake Ontario.

Our Musical Universe

UofT Planetarium: Our Musical Universe

Saturday, May 19, 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:15pm
What is the sound of a twinkling star? Can planets keep a beat? How loud was the big bang?
Riverside Telescope Makers' Conference

RTMC Astronomy Expo

Thursday, May 24, 2018 to Monday, May 28, 2018
Millennium Square

Millennium Square Stargazing Night

Friday, June 22, 2018 -
6:00pm to 11:00pm

Everyone is invited to join us and Durham Skies on June 22 for stargazing at the edge of Lake Ontario.

OSC Star Party

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Details to be announced

RASC Seal

2018 RASC General Assembly in Calgary

Thursday, June 28, 2018 to Tuesday, July 3, 2018
CPSX Space Camp

Western: Summer Space Camp 2018

Tuesday, July 3, 2018
In the summer months of July and August, the Centre for Planetary Science & Exploration (CPSX) at Western University offers a Space Science and Technology themed summer camp for children ages 9 to 11.

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