Kitchener - Waterloo Centre
The Royal Astronomical
Society of Canada
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Club News

President's Message
The Spring message, from the club's president -
  Gerry Bissett.

Next Meeting
Friday, September 12,

At WLU in the Bricker Building, room BA102.

The Stargazers 101 will meet Friday August 29 7:00. Rain date of Saturday August 30.
At the Conestogo Lake Conservation Area. 

Club Calendar

A full calendar of club meetings and events for the 2013-2014 year.

Next Event

Saturday September 27.
Waterloo Park Star Party - open to all, come on out to observe the stars of fall.
Waterloo Park - Band shell area from dusk on (7:30pm)
Rain date of October 4.
All can attend.

Visit the Club Events page for future and past Events and Activities.

Current Astro News

Current Club and Astronomy News


Star Party, Waterloo Park.
Saturday September 27
We are holding our Fall Star Party at the Band shell in Waterloo park on Saturday Sept 27, rain day of Oct 4.
This event is open to the public - just come out and observe the Stars with our club members.  Club members, bring your scope.

Astronomy Picture of the day

KW RASC on Facebook
The KW RASC Facebook page is now up and running.
Join us at: Astronomy in Kitchener-Waterloo

Astronomy Picture of the day

Bright Comets
Since this may be the 'year of the comet', here you can find Weekly Information about Bright Comets.

Tilker's Dark Sky Site
For club members only, we have a dark sky site at the Tilker's farm.

Astronomy Picture of the day

Pictures Of the Day
Follow these links for the Picture of the day: Astronomy Picture Of the Day. Astronomy Sketch of the Day. Lunar Picture Of the Day.


Looking Up?
Check out Sky & Telescope's Sky at a glance feature for the current week.
The Heavens Above site for Kitchener will show current satellite positions.


Tonight's Forecast
Have a look at the astronomical forecast, courtesy of the Clear Sky Chart for our area. If you are going out of town, check out our Clear Sky Chart page for the local Sky Charts.


What's Up: K-W RASC Presentations
Miss the What's Up Tonight Presentation at the last RASC meeting? You can find it and others here!