Events

UofT Planetarium: The Life and Death of Stars (SOLD OUT)

Friday, June 28, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:15pm

Showtimes: 7:00pm, 8:15pm

Star Trails by Steve McKinney

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

Monday, July 1, 2019 to Thursday, July 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.

Urban Bat Walk & Summer Star Party

High Park at Night: Urban Bat Walk & Summer Star Party

Wednesday, July 3, 2019 - 8:30pm to 10:30pm
Let's explore High Park's amazing and mysterious bat populations and the astronomical wonders above us with the help of our telescope!
Magellan Telescope

UofT AstroTour: Stargazing from Chile: Exotic Supergiants at the Magellan Telescope

Thursday, July 4, 2019 - 9:00pm to 11:00pm
Much of modern astronomy research is performed at our computers; even observations at telescopes are now often controlled remotely. However, there are still observatories around the world where astronomical discoveries are made in-person.
Millennium Square

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

Friday, July 5, 2019 - 6:00pm to 11:00pm

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

City Star Party

City Star Party (first clear night: Monday to Thursday)

Monday, July 8, 2019 to Thursday, July 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.

All About Space Summer Program for Kids

hEr VOLUTION/Indus Space: All About Space Summer Program for Kids

Monday, July 8, 2019 - 10:00am to Friday, July 12, 2019 - 4:00pm

In order to deliver world-class programming, we partnered with Indus Space to bring you a summer program like no other: All About Space!

Our Musical Universe

UofT Planetarium: Our Musical Universe

Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:05pm
What is the sound of a twinkling star? Can planets keep a beat? How loud was the big bang?

RASC Mississauga: Astronomy Night at the Riverwood Conservancy

Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 9:00pm to 10:30pm

Explore the universe with members of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada. Telescopes will be set up to provide amazing views of the Moon, the planets and more!

John Percy

Cliffcrest Library: The Amazing Universe

Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

In this profusely-illustrated, non-technical presentation, you will see the universe, as revealed by astronomy, is just as exciting as the universe of science fiction and video games - and it's real!

Grand Tour of the Cosmos

UofT Planetarium: Grand Tour of the Cosmos

Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:05pm

Showtimes: 7:00pm, 8:10pm, 9:15pm

DDO - Krishna Vedala

DDO Astronomy Night

Saturday, July 13, 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.

Kepler planetary discoveries

UofT Planetarium: Kids Summer Break Show

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:20pm

Showtimes: 11:00am, 12:30pm

Our Musical Universe

UofT Planetarium: Our Musical Universe

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:05pm
What is the sound of a twinkling star? Can planets keep a beat? How loud was the big bang?
Ontario Science Centre at Night

Recreational Astronomy Night

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

Join us for our monthly recreational astronomy night meeting. This is where our members get to show their latest projects or give tutorials and tips on just about everything to do with astronomy.

Kortright Astronomy

Kortright Centre: Midnight Astronomy

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 8:30pm to Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 12:00am
Receive a detailed introduction to the basics of astronomy through an indoor presentation, an amazing portable planetarium, and outdoor viewing of the night sky through binoculars and telescopes.
Kepler planetary discoveries

UofT Planetarium: Kids Summer Break Show

Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:20pm

Showtimes: 11:00am, 12:30pm

Summer of Space

Ontario Science Centre: 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Celebrate this giant leap for humankind.

Women with Impact: Resnik crater, 2016, © Bettina Forget

Aga Khan Museum: Workshop - Moon Mission With Bettina Forget

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 11:00am to 4:00pm

Imagine you’re on a lunar base, ready explore to the Moon. Your mission is to document a region of the Moon of your choice – maybe the Ocean of Storms, the Sea of Tranquility, the Peninsula of Thunder, or the Bay of Rainbows.

Dunlap Institute SpaceTime

Dunlap Institute: SpaceTime

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
It's Time for Space! Join us on July 20th for SpaceTime, an all-ages inclusive celebration of space, curiosity, and discovery.
DDO - Krishna Vedala

DDO Astronomy Family Night (WAITLIST)

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 9:00pm to 11:30pm

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.

Grand Tour of the Cosmos

UofT Planetarium: Grand Tour of the Cosmos

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:05pm

Showtimes: 7:00pm, 8:10pm, 9:15pm

DDO - Krishna Vedala

DDO Astronomy Paint Night

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 7:30pm to 10:00pm

Be inspired by the cosmos and paint your version of the night sky, galaxy, or planet! Find your inspiration from an astronomer who will start with a short introduction to an astronomy-themed topic, and with an artist-in residence.

Star Trails by Steve McKinney

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

Monday, July 29, 2019 to Thursday, August 1, 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.

Urban Bat Walk & Summer Star Party

High Park at Night: Urban Bat Walk & Summer Star Party

Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - 8:30pm to 10:30pm
Let's explore High Park's amazing and mysterious bat populations and the astronomical wonders above us with the help of our telescope!
Millennium Square

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

Friday, August 2, 2019 - 6:00pm to 11:00pm

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

City Star Party

City Star Party (first clear night: Monday to Thursday)

Monday, August 5, 2019 to Thursday, August 8, 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.

All About Space Girls Program

hEr VOLUTION/Indus Space: All About Space Girls Program

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 10:00am to Friday, August 9, 2019 - 4:00pm

In order to deliver world-class programming, we partnered with Indus Space to bring you a summer program like no other: All About Space!

RASC Mississauga: Astronomy Night at the Riverwood Conservancy

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 8:30pm to 10:00pm

Explore the universe with members of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada. Telescopes will be set up to provide amazing views of the Moon, the planets and more!

DDO - Krishna Vedala

DDO Astronomy Night

Saturday, August 10, 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.

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