Observing

Star Trails by Steve McKinney

Dark Sky Star Party (first clear night: Monday to Thursday)

Monday, April 1, 2019 to Thursday, April 4, 2019

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.

Solar Observing at the Ontario Science Centre by Katrina Ince

Solar Observing

Saturday, April 6, 2019 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

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.

City Star Party

City Star Party (first clear night: Monday, Tuesday or Thursday)

Monday, April 8, 2019 to Thursday, April 11, 2019

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.

Richmond Hill DDO

DDO Introduction to Astronomy

Thursday, April 11, 2019 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Each Thursday from April 11, 2019 to May 16, 2019

Millennium Square

Millennium Square Stargazing (first clear night: Friday or Saturday)

Friday, April 12, 2019 -
6:00pm to 11:00pm

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

Richmond Hill DDO

DDO Astronomy Night

Saturday, April 13, 2019 -
8:30pm to 11:00pm

Visit a unique historical site in Richmond Hill and experience an engaging presentation led by expert and researchers in astronomy, covering a variety of exciting astronomy topics.

Richmond Hill DDO

DDO Astronomy Family Night (WAITLIST)

Saturday, April 27, 2019 -
8:30pm to 11:00pm

Families will be introduced to the wonders of astronomy through a presentation on a variety of exciting astronomy topics, followed by age-appropriate celestial activities and a demonstration of the 74" telescope.

Richmond Hill DDO

DDO Astronomy Night

Saturday, June 15, 2019 -
9:30pm to 11:45pm

Visit a unique historical site in Richmond Hill and experience an engaging presentation led by expert and researchers in astronomy, covering a variety of exciting astronomy topics.

Richmond Hill DDO

DDO Astronomy Night

Saturday, May 18, 2019 -
9:00pm to 11:30pm

Visit a unique historical site in Richmond Hill and experience an engaging presentation led by expert and researchers in astronomy, covering a variety of exciting astronomy topics.

Richmond Hill DDO

DDO Astronomy Family Night

Saturday, June 22, 2019 -
9:30pm to 11:45pm

Families will be introduced to the wonders of astronomy through a presentation on a variety of exciting astronomy topics, followed by age-appropriate celestial activities and a demonstration of the 74" telescope.

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