Events

Monday, April 12, 2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Join our astronomers from the comfort of your home with our family friendly Spring Break virtual programming! Take a virtual tour of the DDO and the night sky. Find out what’s up in the night sky tonight and make your own Star Finder.

Yuri's Night Canada
Monday, April 12, 2021 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

On the 60th anniversary of Yuri Gagarin's first orbit around Earth, tune in for a fun, live interview showcase of Canadian space experts.

The Insider's Guide to the Galaxy
Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Join us online to learn basic astronomy that you can do on your own from your backyard!

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Join our astronomers from the comfort of your home with our family friendly Spring Break virtual programming! Take a virtual tour of the DDO and the night sky. Find out what’s up in the night sky tonight and make your own Star Finder.

Moon at Noon
Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 12:00pm to 12:30pm
We have lots of cool-looking craters on our target lists today, so we'll be going over how to identify crater features.
Friday, April 16, 2021 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Join our astronomers from the comfort of your home with our family friendly Spring Break virtual programming! Take a virtual tour of the DDO and the night sky. Find out what’s up in the night sky tonight and make your own Star Finder.

Tim Russ
Wednesday, April 21, 2021 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Join RASCTO on Wednesday April 21st at 7:30pm EDT for a conversation with actor, director, musician and amateur astronomer Tim Russ about his astronomy experience, stars, and favorite telescopes.
Moon at Noon
Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 12:00pm to 12:30pm
We have our first day of finding lunar landing locations! Moon at Noon cohost John loves the Apollo missions, so you bet we'll be talking about Apollo 12 and 14.
Emily Carney
Friday, April 23, 2021 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Speaker: Emily Carney

The Insider's Guide to the Galaxy
Tuesday, April 27, 2021 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Join us online to learn basic astronomy that you can do on your own from your backyard!

Moon at Noon
Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 12:00pm to 12:30pm
We'll be taking a pause on targets today to talk about any observing problems you may be tackling.
Ontario Science Centre at Night
Wednesday, May 5, 2021 - 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.

Moon at Noon
Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 12:00pm to 12:30pm
For the first time in this series, we'll be looking for the Moon in the morning (or really late at night, if you're a night owl).
The Insider's Guide to the Galaxy
Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Join us online to learn basic astronomy that you can do on your own from your backyard!

Moon at Noon
Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 12:00pm to 12:30pm
We have a whopping 19 targets to cover this session, so we will spend lots of time focusing on how to find them!
Ontario Science Centre at Night
Wednesday, May 19, 2021 - 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.

Moon at Noon
Thursday, May 20, 2021 - 12:00pm to 12:30pm
We have some niche topics today, including how to use math and your own photos of the Moon to measure the depth of craters.
The Insider's Guide to the Galaxy
Tuesday, May 25, 2021 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Join us online to learn basic astronomy that you can do on your own from your backyard!

Moon at Noon
Thursday, May 27, 2021 - 12:00pm to 12:30pm
Today's targets will be more morning observations, and include the Apollo 16 landing site!
Ontario Science Centre at Night
Wednesday, June 2, 2021 - 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.

Moon at Noon
Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 12:00pm to 12:30pm
Next week there will be a partial solar eclipse! In some places it'll even be an annular eclipse. We'll be spending this session talking about eclipses.
Moon at Noon
Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 12:00pm to 12:30pm
It's Apollo day! Finally, we get the chance to find both the first and last Apollo landing sites. Bring your questions about the Moon landings! We encourage you to share any annular eclipse photos you may have gotten from this morning as well.
Moon at Noon
Thursday, June 17, 2021 - 12:00pm to 12:30pm
Did you manage to find all the targets? We'll go over everything you need to know to apply for your pin and observing certificate! Who doesn't love a pin and certificate?
Ontario Science Centre at Night
Wednesday, July 7, 2021 - 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
Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 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
Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 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
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 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, October 6, 2021 - 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
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 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, November 3, 2021 - 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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