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Recreational Astronomy Night

Wednesday, September 9, 2015 - 7:30pm

Join us for our monthly recreational astronomy night meeting.

Solar Observing

Saturday, September 12, 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.

Dark Skies Observing

Monday, September 14, 2015 (All day)

See the milky way and galaxies with the unaided eye. Point your telescope to find the many dim deep space objects that sprinkle the sky. Away from Toronto's light polution, there is so much to see.

Public Star Night at Millennium Square, Pickering

Friday, September 18, 2015 - 6:00pm

Join us and Durham Skies this September for free stargazing down by the edge of Lake Ontario.

City Skies Observing

Monday, September 21, 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.

Speaker's Night: Dwarf Planet Revealed: New Horizons at Pluto

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 7:30pm

Paul Delaney, York University

Sometimes objects like the moon, planets or asteroids move in front of a star. An observer in the right location can see the star disappear or dim for a few seconds then brighten again.

On Wednesday, August 5, Chris Vaughan presented the astronomical highlights for the next month. Highlights include the Perseid Meteor Shower and an asteroidal occultation observable in the GTA.

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