Events

Ask an Astronomer
Sunday, July 25, 2021 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Explore the Universe - from the comfort of your home!

Perseids Meteor Shower
Thursday, August 12, 2021 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Discover the history behind one of the most radiant celestial events in our hemisphere in this presentation by the David Dunlap Observatory: Learn how to spot the Perseids at its peak!

Up in the Sky
Friday, August 13, 2021 - 9:30pm to 11:00pm

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.

Astronomy Speakers Night
Friday, August 20, 2021 - 9:30pm to 11:00pm

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!

Sunday Sungazing
Sunday, August 22, 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!