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Founded in 1868, The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada is Canada's leading astronomy organization bringing together over 4,800 enthusiastic amateur astronomers, educators, and professionals.

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Upcoming Local Events

RASC centres across Canada host meetings and observing sessions, open to everyone. Come on out and enjoy an event near you!

Date RASC Centre Event
Thu, 2015-04-02 Okanagan Penticton Meeting
Thu, 2015-04-02 Sarnia Monthly Meeting
Tue, 2015-04-07 Okanagan Kelowna Meeting
Wed, 2015-04-08 Victoria Monthly Meeting
Thu, 2015-04-09 Vancouver Monthly Meeting
Thu, 2015-04-09 Kingston Regular Meeting
Fri, 2015-04-10 Sunshine Coast Regular Meeting
Fri, 2015-04-10 Winnipeg Monthly Meeting
Fri, 2015-04-10 Mississauga Regular Meeting
Fri, 2015-04-10 Ottawa Regular Meeting

Personal Astronomy Blogs

RASC Astronomy Blog

March 11, 2015. Fantastic Night Observing Moonlighter 3 weeks 2 hours ago
Comet Lovejoy, Feb 18th Moonlighter 6 weeks 41 min ago
An Astronomical Anecdote WMacDonald 8 weeks 10 hours ago
Back to Astronomy After a 28 Year Absence Moonlighter 9 weeks 4 days ago
Maple Sugar Moon—The Mi'qmaw Year DChapman 1 year 4 weeks ago

Today

Today is Thu 2 Apr 2015, JD 2,457,115 (day 92 of 365 this year).