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The Royal Astronomical
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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

Tuesday August 12.
Perceids Meteor Shower, University of Waterloo, Lower Sports field.  Rain date of August 13.
All can attend.

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

Current Astro News

Current Club and Astronomy News

Conestogo Lake Star Party & 101 Meeting.
Friday August 29, 8pm+
The August Stargazers 101 meeting will be held at Conestogo Lake  Conseration Area this Friday 29 August.
We will gather in the lower parking lot around 7 PM. The stars will arrive shortly afterwards. Anyone interested in the stars is invited to come out to the star party.

Rain date of Saturday August 30.

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!