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Founded in 1868, The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada is Canada's leading astronomy organization bringing together over 4,900 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.

Datesort icon RASC Centre Event
Fri, 2015-08-07 Mississauga Regular Meeting
Fri, 2015-08-07 Ottawa Public Observing Session
Wed, 2015-08-12 Kitchener-Waterloo Perseid Meteor Watch
Fri, 2015-09-04 Mississauga Regular Meeting
Fri, 2015-09-04 Ottawa Public Observing Session
Fri, 2015-09-18 Mississauga Regular Meeting
Sat, 2015-09-26 Kitchener-Waterloo Public Observing Session
Fri, 2015-10-02 Ottawa Public Observing Session
Fri, 2015-10-09 Mississauga Regular Meeting
Fri, 2015-10-23 Mississauga Regular Meeting

Personal Astronomy Blogs

RASC Astronomy Blog

Planetary Lineup Over Toronto dgrey 2 years 34 weeks ago
Urban observing with the Observer's Handbook DChapman 2 years 37 weeks ago
Pocket Sky Atlas Challenges for December JPKulczycki 2 years 39 weeks ago
David Dunlap's 150th Birthday EBriggs 2 years 41 weeks ago
Halloween Thoughts WMacDonald 2 years 43 weeks ago


Today is Sun 2 Aug 2015, JD 2,457,237 (day 214 of 365 this year).