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Next Meeting

Friday Feb 12, 2016

At Wilfrid Laurier University:
Room: 2-101 (DAWB) in the DR. Alvin Woods Building, at 7:30 PM.
We will have our stand-up sign near the front entrance.

Follow this link (https://navigator.wlu.ca/...) to the campus map. You can park in Lot 14 (off Bricker Avenue). The DR. Alvin Woods Building is just north of Lot 14.

The Stargazers 101 will meet Friday Jan 22 2016 @ 7pm. At Laurentian Zehrs, community room.

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New Horisons

New Horizons
With the Pluto Fly-by finished, we are now getting the good pictures.  To see the latest and greatest from Pluto check out NASA New Horizons website.
JPL New Horizon website.

Bright Comets

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.
 

Observing

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.
 

Weather

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

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!