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

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.
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?
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.

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.

Katrina Ince Lum with Award

Toronto Centre Awards Picnic

Sunday, July 28, 2019 - 2:00pm to 7:00pm

This year’s Awards Picnic will be held on Sunday 28 July 2019.

The event will run from 2:00 PM until 7:00 PM.

The Awards Picnic is for RASC members (and their families).

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.

Ontario Science Centre at Night

Recreational Astronomy Night

Wednesday, August 14, 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.

DDO - Krishna Vedala

DDO Astronomy Family Night

Saturday, August 17, 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.

DDO - Krishna Vedala

DDO Astronomy Paint Night

Tuesday, August 20, 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.

Starfest

Thursday, August 22, 2019 to Sunday, August 25, 2019
Ontario Science Centre at Night

Recreational Astronomy Night

Wednesday, September 11, 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.

Astronomy: A Fascinating Tour of the Universe

Gerrard/Ashdale Library: Astronomy: A Fascinating Tour of the Universe

Monday, September 16, 2019 - 3:30pm to 7:00pm

Explore the biggest, fastest, brightest and most extreme things in the universe and check out a meteorite petting zoo! Presented by astronomer Tom Vassos.

John Percy

Deer Park Library: Toronto's Astronomical Heritage

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
In this profusely-illustrated, non-technical presentation, you will learn how Toronto became a "centre of the universe" for astronomical research, education, and public outreach, in parallel with the development of our city and our country over the last two centuries.
Bryan Gaensler

Barbara Frum Library: The Dish, the Desert and the Dawn of the Universe

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Join University of Toronto's Dr. Bryan Gaensler as he chats about the wonders of the Universe.

Ontario Science Centre at Night

Speaker's Night

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 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

Recreational Astronomy Night

Wednesday, October 9, 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.

Ontario Science Centre at Night

Speaker's Night

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 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

Recreational Astronomy Night

Wednesday, November 13, 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.

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