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Next Meeting
Friday, March 13,

Back at Wilfrid Laurier University, in the Bricker Academic Building,
Room BA210 - just look for our standup sign.

The Stargazers 101 will meet Friday February 27 7:00. At Zehrs on Ottawa and Strasburg, upstairs in Community room.

Next Event

Saturday March 28
Annual Awards Dinner

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

Current Astro News

Current Club and Astronomy News

Astronomy Picture of the day

Astrophotography Contest & Annual Awards Dinner
Submit your photos, the Astrophotography Contest is now on.
We need you pictues or sketches of the night sky.  Submitions are due February 28 to Steve Holmes.
Get you tickets for the Annual Awards Dinner and save the date: Saturday March 28, 2015.

Astronomy Picture of the day

Comet Lovejoy
Comet Lovejoy is about magnitude 4.2, and it should fade only slowly for the rest of January.

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!