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8 April

Solar Eclipse April 8, 2024

View the Solar Eclipse from Toronto! Credit: Totality Image from Ian Wheelband.
16 February

Astronomy Speaker's Night - JWST and the Search for Life in Unexpected Places

Join us at the DDO as June Parsons explore the possible types of planets we might consider when searching for life in the Solar neighbourhood.
2 February

Astronomy Family Night - Feburary 2024

Join us for the wonders of astronomy through a presentation on a variety of exciting astronomy topics, followed by an age-appropriate celestial activities and a demonstration of the 74” telescope.
19 January

Astronomy Family Night - January 2024

Join us for the wonders of astronomy through a presentation on a variety of exciting astronomy topics, followed by an age-appropriate celestial activities and a demonstration of the 74” telescope.
2 December

Astronomy Family Night - December 2023

Join us for the wonders of astronomy through a presentation on a variety of exciting astronomy topics, followed by an age-appropriate celestial activities and a demonstration of the 74” telescope.
26 November

DDO: Sunday Sungazing - November 2023

Safely observe the sun with us! During these family-friendly sessions, a DDO Astronomer will answer your questions about our closest star: the sun!
25 November

DDO Planetarium Day - November 2023

Enter a Digital Portable Planetarium and take a journey through the universe led by a DDO astronomer!
24 November

Astronomy Speaker's Night - Impact Structures in Ontario

Join us at the DDO as Dr. Mary-Helen Armour speaks about various impact structures in Ontario.
17 November

Astronomy Family Night - November 2023

Join us for the wonders of astronomy through a presentation on a variety of exciting astronomy topics, followed by an age-appropriate celestial activities and a demonstration of the 74” telescope.
17 November

DDO: Sun Fun! November 2023

Join the David Dunlap Observatory Astronomers for an interactive session where participants will see live and pre-recorded telescope views of the solar surface, learn about our nearest star, and practice safe solar observing by making their own pinhole projector.