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June 12 2022 at 1014 pm Moon occults Dschubba

The attached PDF contains the notes for The Sky This Month presented by Chris Vaughan at the June 1, 2022 Recreational Astronomy Night meeting. It covers the period June 1 to July 6, 2022, and includes more material than was presented.

The Sky This Month, June 1 - July 6, 2022 with Chris Vaughan

Chris Vaughan, a member of the Toronto Centre, gives us an in-depth look at the highlights worth viewing in the night sky for the upcoming month.

RASC General Assembly 2022
The RASC is now accepting proposals for the General Assembly, running from June 24-27, 2022. The submission deadline is May 15, 2022.
The Sky This Month, May 4 - May 31, 2022

Arnold Brody, with his May the 4th greeting, highlights which celestial gems to look out for this month in the day and night sky.

Celestron Starsense Explorer Telescope Review and a Tour of the Deep Sky Eye Observatory
With Tim Doucette's presentation, we get two for the price of one. First, Tim gives us a wonderful overview of his excellent Deep Sky Eye Observatory, which is open to the public. Next, he gives us a review of the Celestron Starsense Explorer Telescope and how it could make your visual observing fun and easy.
The Sky This Month, Apr 6 - May 4, 2022

If the skies will ever be clear this month, Andy Beaton has picked out some celestial gems to watch out for from April 6 - May 4, 2022.

110 Things to See with a Telescope by John Read and Chris Vaughan
John Read, with Chris Vaughan, set out to write the definitive book on how to view the 110 Messier astronomical objects. We think they succeeded.
Thirty Meter Telescope

Denis Zaytsev, a Toronto Centre member and a TMT Software QA Engineer, takes us through some marvellous and mind-blowing features that we can look forward to once the TMT is in full operation.

The Sky This Month, Mar 2 - Apr 6, 2022

Denis Grey takes the helm to point out the highlights in the night sky for the coming month that we need to look out for.