Events

Oct23 Astronomy Speaker's Night - Joshua Speagle
Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Join us, from the comfort of your home! This program will feature live-stream views from the DDO's 74-Inch telescope (Weather permitting). Explore breaking news from space and current research into what lies beyond our home planet!

DDO: Sunday Sungazing
Sunday, October 24, 2021 - 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!
The Insider's Guide to the Galaxy
Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Join us online to learn basic astronomy that you can do on your own from your backyard!

Mapping the Milky Way in the Age of Gaia
Friday, October 29, 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Catch the ASX’s next Star Talk on October 29 at 5:00pm! The guest speaker is Dr. Joshua Speagle, a Banting & Dunlap Postdoctoral Fellow at the Department of Statistical Sciences, David A. Dunlap Department of Astronomy & Astrophysics, and the Dunlap Institute for Astronomy & Astrophysics at the University of Toronto.
OSC Family Trivia Night: Hallowe'en Fun
Friday, October 29, 2021 - 6:30pm to 7:15pm

Kick off your Halloween weekend and test your knowledge of spooky science, from creepy crawlies here on Earth to the mysterious depths of outer space.

Dr. Michelle Thaller
Friday, October 29, 2021 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Space’s Scariest Monsters: Neutron Stars and Black Holes

DDO: Up in the Sky
Friday, October 29, 2021 - 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.

Ontario Science Centre at Night
Wednesday, November 3, 2021 - 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.

The Insider's Guide to the Galaxy
Tuesday, November 9, 2021 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Join us online to learn basic astronomy that you can do on your own from your backyard!

RASC Colour Seal
Tuesday, November 9, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Join Jean Dupuis and Nathalie Ouellette to learn more about the James Webb Space Telescope and Canada's role in this exciting project.

William Morin
Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 7:30pm to 10:30pm
Speaker: William Morin, BFA, BA (Indigenous Studies), B.Ed, M.A., PhD (ABD)
Ontario Science Centre at Night
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 - 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.