The afternoon was hazy but all had a good time. Photo by Colin Haig.
Guests had a look at the sun through two telescopes and enjoyed a hazy day by the short of Lake Ontario. Photo by Colin Haig.
Guests had a look at the poster display. Photo by Colin Haig.
We were treated to high cirrus cloud which produced a subtle solar halo. Photo by Colin Haig.
Grant Maguire coordinated the event with participation from a couple of other members including Colin Haig, and the gentleman in the white hat and horizontally striped shirt (name?). Photo by Colin Haig.
A photographer from the local newspaper came out to capture families enjoying the event. Photo by Colin Haig.
Families came out to see the sun at this special event. Photo by Colin Haig.
Two young fellows take a look through a 6" Orion dobsonian Colin Haig brought with solar filter made from Baader planetarium filter material and garden planter bottom. Photo by Colin Haig.
Grant is wearing the red shirt, and brought a Televue refractor. Photo by Colin Haig.
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