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Recreational Astronomy Night

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 7:30pm

Join us for our monthly recreational astronomy night meeting.

Solar Observing

Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 10:00am

Join us at the Ontario Science Centre for our monthly Solar Observing on the TELUSCAPE 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.

Carr Astronomical Observatory Fall Work Party 2015

Saturday, October 17, 2015 (All day)

Shorter days. Longer nights. Astronomers get giddy.

City Star Party

Monday, October 19, 2015 (All day)

Hover above the moon like an astronaut and get eye-to-eye with the planets. Find colourful stars, star clusters, bright nebulae and even another galaxy.

DDO Halloween Haunted House

Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 8:00pm

Come scream under the stars at the David Dunlap Observatory

October 27, 28, 29, 30
8:00 pm to 10:30 pm

Be afraid. Be very afraid.

Speaker's Night: Toronto's Astronomical Heritage

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 7:30pm

Dr. John R. Percy, Professor Emeritus, Astronomy & Astrophysics, University of Toronto

DDO Halloween Astronomy Night

Saturday, October 31, 2015 - 7:30pm

Family Nights are a great introduction to the night sky for our younger guests. Look through telescopes, make some space crafts, visit the Skylab and find out what's really up there!

Note: The fall course has now sold out but you can sign up to receive email updates about the Spring 2016 NOVA course.

New Members orientation program – First Light - Fall 2015

The 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.

RASC member Benjamin Lappalainen presented his recipes for editing astrophotos in Lightroom and Photoshop at our Recreational Astronomy Nights over the summer of 2015.