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The Sky This Month, June 1 - July 6, 2022 with Chris Vaughan

Chris Vaughan, a member of the Toronto Centre, gives us an in-depth look at the highlights worth viewing in the night sky for the upcoming month.

June 12 2022 at 1014 pm Moon occults Dschubba

The attached PDF contains the notes for The Sky This Month presented by Chris Vaughan at the June 1, 2022 Recreational Astronomy Night meeting. It covers the period June 1 to July 6, 2022, and includes more material than was presented.

City Star Party
Monday, July 4, 2022 to Thursday, July 7, 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.

The Insider's Guide to the Galaxy
Tuesday, July 5, 2022 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
We'll highlight the objects in the sky that were discovered or researched by Canadians. The bright planets are available for evening viewing!
Tuesday, July 5, 2022 - 9:00pm to 10:30pm

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, July 6, 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.

Filamentary, My Dear Watson: How the cosmic web can help us solve the universe’s mysteries
Thursday, July 7, 2022 - 8:30pm to 11:00pm

Join us for AstroTours! The event will feature a talk by Martine Lokken about the cosmic web! After the talk we will have a variety of demos and the opportunity to use telescopes on the roof of the McLennan Physical Laboratories.

Millennium Square
Friday, July 8, 2022 - 7:00pm to 11:59pm

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

Thursday, August 25, 2022 to Sunday, August 28, 2022
The North York Astronomical Association invites you to attend its annual star party. Starfest 2022 presents “Deep Sky Treasures” on August 25-28, 2022.
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.

The Insider's Guide to the Galaxy
Join us online to learn basic astronomy that you can do on your own from your backyard!
RAN ONLINE - June 01, 2022
Wednesday, June 1, 2022 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Watch the recorded video: https://youtu.be/To1VHoXsV9A
RAN ONLINE - May 04, 2022
Wednesday, May 4, 2022 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Watch the recorded video: https://youtu.be/CqOzVPvSc7k
Dr. Carl E. Fields
Wednesday, April 20, 2022 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Watch the recorded video: https://youtu.be/Hqc9_HrxET8
Artemis Star Parties
Saturday, April 9, 2022 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Watch the recorded video: https://youtu.be/gBXRPYtnVi0
Astronomy Speaker's Night - The Search for Another Earth
Friday, April 8, 2022 - 8:00pm to 9:30pm
Watch the recorded video: 2022-02-16 07.47.55
RAN ONLINE - April 06, 2022
Wednesday, April 6, 2022 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Watch the recorded video: https://youtu.be/quibqFUsQNg
Thirty Meter Telescope

Denis Zaytsev, a Toronto Centre member and a TMT Software QA Engineer, takes us through some marvellous and mind-blowing features that we can look forward to once the TMT is in full operation.

110 Things to See with a Telescope by John Read and Chris Vaughan
John Read, with Chris Vaughan, set out to write the definitive book on how to view the 110 Messier astronomical objects. We think they succeeded.