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The Sky This Month Sept 7 - Oct 5, 2022

Claudio Oriani, a Toronto Centre member, successfully tries his hand for the first time at presenting this month's celestial highlights for Sept 7 - Oct 5, 2022.

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!

City Star Party
Monday, October 3, 2022 to Thursday, October 6, 2022

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.

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

Astromania: The Astronomy Card Game

We are a graduate-student-run team from the University of Toronto and Carnegie Mellon University, trying to make an astronomy card game.

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!

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

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

Comedians! Scientists! Celebrities! Musicians!

The Darkest Dark
February 20, 2023 - April 2, 2023
A ground-breaking, magic-filled adaptation of Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield’s bestselling children’s book.
Robotic Telescope for Classrooms

Introducing the RASC’s newest outreach program, Robotic Telescope for Classrooms! This brand new program gives students and teachers the opportunity to work with real exoplanet transit data collected by the RASC’s robotic telescope.

Allan I. Carswell Observatory
Join the Allan I. Carswell Observatory for weekly Online Public Viewing, York Universe and TeleTube

This article was prepared for people attending the telescope clinic, organised by the RASC, Toronto Centre. But it contains information useful for any new or novice telescope user.

Julie Tomé
Wednesday, September 21, 2022 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Watch the recorded video: https://youtu.be/eF9wF1IHFdk
RAN ONLINE - September 07, 2022
Wednesday, September 7, 2022 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Watch the recorded video: https://youtu.be/FaZlOg-lfYg
The Insider's Guide to the Galaxy
Join us online to learn basic astronomy that you can do on your own from your backyard!
Up in the Sky: Perseids Special
Saturday, August 13, 2022 - 9:00pm to 10:30pm
Watch the recorded video: https://youtu.be/NzE4mi09XCw
RAN ONLINE - August 03, 2022
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Watch the recorded video: https://youtu.be/Caac4A_h880
RAN ONLINE - July 06, 2022
Wednesday, July 6, 2022 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Watch the recorded video: https://youtu.be/xOC1rdh8Ko0