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Our New Education Chair has a Message for You


My name’s Aly Kamadia, and I am the new Education and Outreach Chair for RASC, Toronto Centre (Canada’s biggest!). 

Congratulations! Member Awards Recipients 2022

Member Awards Recipients 2022

Charline Norgrove Awards: Phil Chow, David Brodie, Sam Bosnick
Andrew Elvins Award; Arushi Nath

Allan I. Carswell Observatory (AIC) Observatory Initiative

Allan I. Carswell Observatory (AIC) Observatory Proposal System

Launch of AIC Observatory Proposal System - Collaborative Observations - Robotic Variable Stars and 

Member Advisor


Say hello to Grace Horvatin! 

Mid-Term Council Appointment

Toronto Centre President Tom Luton announced today that Denis Grey has succeeded Adrian Aberdeen as the Centre's Treasurer.

Solar Observing is back for 2023!

Join us to safely view and learn about the sun, including the upcoming solar eclispes!

New Website Launched!

Welcome to our upgraded website!

We have completed an upgrade our website to do the following:

The Sky This Month for June 7 to July 5, 2023

The PDF contains the detailed notes for The Sky This Month presentation by Chris Vaughan at the Recreational Astronomy Night Meeting on June 7, 2023. Highlights include:

Daytime all month – View the sun with safe solar filters!

York University Allan I. Carswell Observatory (ONLINE)

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

Young People's Theatre: 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.

The Sky This Month covering December 7, 2022 to January 4, 2023

The attached PDF contains the notes for The Sky This Month, presented by Chris Vaughan at the Recreational Astronomy Night  meeting held on December 7, 2022.

Information for the 2022 Annual Meeting

Information for the 2022 Annual Meeting

This members-only page contains information regarding the upcoming Annual Meeting of the RASC Toronto Centre.

Video: The Sky This Month Oct 5 - Nov 2, 2022

Andy Beaton takes us through his usual excellent tour of what to keep an eye out for in the astronomical observing world.

RASC National Society Videos: The Insider's Guide to the Galaxy

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

Video: 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.