Events

Dr. Laurie Rousseau-Nepton
Wednesday, May 18, 2022 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Speaker: Dr. Laurie Rousseau-Nepton, Astronomer at CFHT

Katie Mack
Wednesday, May 18, 2022 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Join the Waterloo Centre for Astrophysics for a public lecture (offered in-person and online) as Dr. Katie Mack explores "Physics at the End of the Universe."
SkyNews: Subs and Stars
Tuesday, May 17, 2022 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm
Register now for the final episode of Subs and Stars, where we’ll be looking at the May 2022 data from the SkyNews Astroimage Editing Contest.
Ask an Astronomer
Sunday, May 15, 2022 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Explore the Universe - from the comfort of your home!

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 - 8:30pm to 10:00pm

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.

Sunday Sungazing
Sunday, May 8, 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!
Shooting for the Moon
Saturday, May 7, 2022 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Celebrate humanity’s return to the Moon and International Astronomy Day with the RASC!
Millennium Square
Saturday, May 7, 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.

The Birth of Planetary Systems
Thursday, May 5, 2022 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Join us for the May AstroTour! Fergus Horrobin will be talking about how stars and planetary systems around them form.
RAN ONLINE - May 04, 2022
Wednesday, May 4, 2022 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Watch the recorded video: https://youtu.be/CqOzVPvSc7k
Professor Brian Cox
Wednesday, May 4, 2022 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
A few seats still available
Professor Brian Cox
Tuesday, May 3, 2022 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
A few seats still available
The Insider's Guide to the Galaxy
Tuesday, April 26, 2022 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
We'll review the cultures that have seen a lion in the stars of Leo, highlight the astrophysics and naming of its major stars, point out other interesting variable stars, double stars, and one referenced in Star Trek!
Sunday Sungazing
Sunday, April 24, 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!
Up in the Sky
Saturday, April 23, 2022 - 8:30pm to 10:00pm

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.

Dr. Chris Impey
Friday, April 22, 2022 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

Speaker: Dr. Chris Impey, Steward Observatory, University of Arizona 

Dr. Carl E. Fields
Wednesday, April 20, 2022 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Watch the recorded video: https://youtu.be/Hqc9_HrxET8
Tuesday, April 12, 2022 - 8:00pm to 9:30pm

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.

Ask an Astronomer
Sunday, April 10, 2022 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Explore the Universe - from the comfort of your home!

Artemis Star Parties
Saturday, April 9, 2022 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Watch the recorded video: https://youtu.be/gBXRPYtnVi0
Millennium Square
Saturday, April 9, 2022 - 6:00pm to 11:00pm

Our next scheduled event is on Friday, May 6, 2022.

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
Sunrise
Tuesday, April 5, 2022 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, Toronto Centre, invites new members and their family who are also members, to join an orientation get-together – First Light 2022.

Astro Trivia Night - April 5th, 2022
Tuesday, April 5, 2022 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
The best kind of trivia is astronomy trivia!
Sunrise
Tuesday, March 29, 2022 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, Toronto Centre, invites new members and their family who are also members, to join an orientation get-together – First Light 2022.

The Insider's Guide to the Galaxy
Tuesday, March 29, 2022 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
We have talked about the Messier List before on Insider's Guide - but did you know that you can observe all 110 of those deep sky objects during a single night at a particular time of the year?
2022-03-27 Sunday Sungazing
Sunday, March 27, 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!

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