Organized by Astronomical Community

Saturday, April 7, 2018 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Join the Hamilton Amateur Astronomers this April 7 for their Spring telescope clinic.
Explore the Night Sky Astronomy Course
Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

This four-night course (April 5, 12, 19 & 26) is open to budding astronomers ages 12 and up! The course is taught by members of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada – Mississauga Centre.

The Milky Way, Everett Cairns
Friday, April 13, 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

For millennia, people (including our First Nations) have used the sky as a clock, calendar, and compass. Astronomy thus became deeply rooted in their spirituality, mythology, and culture.

St. Volodymyr Ukrainian Catholic Church
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 8:30pm to 10:30pm

Telescopes will be available to view the Moon, the planet Jupiter with its moons, the planet Venus, and various deep-sky wonders. A local astronomer with a sky pointer will be on hand to trace out constellations. Dress warmly!

H.L. Welsh Distinguished Lecturer Series
Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 1:30pm to 5:00pm

The Department of Physics invites faculty, students and the public to its 44th annual celebration of physics.

Illustris Simulation
Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm

The life of a single galaxy is an extremely complicated affair and understanding the origin and evolution of the roughly 100 billion galaxies in our universe is even more so.

Friday, May 4, 2018 - 8:00pm to 11:00pm

Quench your thirst for astronomy!

On Friday, May 4, at The Great Hall! It'll be another fun evening of pints, astronomy news, mind-expanding talks, games, prizes, and Dunlap merchandise for sale!

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm

Just like the Earth, the Moon is about 4.5 billion years old. It has been and continues to be constantly bombarded by meteorites. Some suggest that this rate of bombardment has remained constant in the past couple of billion years.

International Pride in STEM Day
Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us as we recognize the first International Pride in STEM day with an afternoon of activities and a Science Slam featuring LGBTQ+ speakers.

Out Of This World
Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
(with telescopes! weather permitting... and astronomically-themed music from the 17th and 18th centuries)

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