Organized by Astronomical Community

The Story Collider - LGBTQ in STEM
Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
This July, in celebration of the first international LGBTQ STEM Day, The Story Collider will present five true, personal stories about science from members of the LGBTQ+ community.
Spotlight on Women in Science
Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 12:00pm to 2:30pm
Scientists on Screen: Representations of women in STEM in popular media matter.
Scientist Sketches: What does a scientist look like? A scientist looks like YOU!
Out Of This World
Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Join us on Saturday July 14, from 1:30-3:00pm for a Curators’ Panel Discussion: Understanding Astronomical Images, with Paul Delaney, York University.

Campus & Cosmos - Toronto’s Astronomical Heritage
Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Discover how Toronto became the “centre of the universe” for astronomical research, education, and public outreach over the last 150+ years.

David Saint-Jacques
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 11:15am to 12:15pm

Excited about space exploration? Meet Quebec-born Canadian Space Agency astronaut David Saint-Jacques. He’ll be flying to the International Space Station on his first mission “Perspective” on December 20.

Millennium Square
Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 6:00pm to 11:00pm

Everyone is invited to join us and Durham Skies on July 21 for stargazing at the edge of Lake Ontario.

Out Of This World
Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 7:00pm to 10:30pm
Join us in the gallery at 7:00pm for informal talks by artists about their work. Follow us outside to Lisgar Park across the street when it gets dark - where members of the RASC and York University will set up telescopes.
Roberto Abraham
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

In this talk, Prof. Roberto Abraham will will try to give you a "cosmic perspective," by describing what we know about the nature of the Universe and your place in it.

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 9:00pm to 10:30pm

Explore the universe with members of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada. Telescopes will be set up to give you amazing views of the Moon, the planets and more! Meet at the Chappell House Lawn.

Mars Extravaganza 2018
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 9:00pm to Friday, July 27, 2018 - 11:45pm

Come join the Allan I. Carswell team at York University to view Mars at opposition. Mars will appear brighter then it has been for 15 years and will not be this bright again until 2035!