Events

Globular cluster NGC 6638 in the constellation Sagittarius, as seen by the Hubble Space Telescope
Thursday, September 29, 2022 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

In this profusely-illustrated non-technical presentation, learn how the universe is as amazing, wondrous, and awe-inspiring as anything you may encounter in science fiction or video games — and it's real!

Millennium Square
Friday, September 30, 2022 - 6:00pm to 11:00pm

Join us and our sponsor, Durham Skies, for an evening of free public stargazing along the north shore of Lake Ontario at Millennium Square.

Ask an Astronomer
Sunday, October 2, 2022 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Explore the Universe - from the comfort of your home!

Astro Trivia Night
Tuesday, October 4, 2022 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
The best kind of trivia is astronomy trivia!
Riverwood Astronomy Night
Tuesday, October 4, 2022 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

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

Ontario Science Centre at Night
Wednesday, October 5, 2022 - 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.

Up in the Sky
Friday, October 7, 2022 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Join us, from the comfort of your home! This program provides an illustrated one-hour presentation and discussion about what exciting celestial events to look for each season.

NASA's Largest & Loudest Test Chamber
Thursday, October 13, 2022 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Hear about the design of NASA's largest and loudest reverberation test chamber, as well as the story of the chief acoustician.

Sunday Sungazing
Sunday, October 16, 2022 - 12:30pm to 1:00pm
Safely observe the Sun with us, from the comfort of your home! During these family-friendly sessions, a DDO Astronomer will answer your questions about our closest star: the Sun!
Jaba Adams
Wednesday, October 19, 2022 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Speaker: Jabavu "Jaba" Adams, York University

Ontario Science Centre at Night
Wednesday, November 2, 2022 - 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.

Friday, November 11, 2022 - 8:00pm to 11:00pm

We're baaaaaack!

After a three-year hiatus, we are so excited to announce that Astronomy on Tap is back!

Ontario Science Centre at Night
Wednesday, November 16, 2022 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Join us for our monthly Speaker's Night where a professional astronomer gets to tell us about their latest research.

Ontario Science Centre at Night
Wednesday, December 7, 2022 - 7:30pm to 10:00pm

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.

Brian Greene
Thursday, January 26, 2023 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm

A Journey to the Edge of Space, Time, and Meaning: An Evening with Brian Greene

Generator
Friday, February 3, 2023 - 8:00pm to 11:00pm

Comedians! Scientists! Celebrities! Musicians!