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Next Meeting

Friday Sept 11

We take a break from meeting during the summer, see you all in September.

At Wilfrid Laurier University:
Room: Bricker Academic Building.
We will have our stand-up sign near the front entrance.

The Stargazers 101 will meet Friday August 21. At Conestogo Lake - day use parking lot.

Next Event

Summer Start Party at Waterloo Park, August 22.

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


Current Astro News

Current Club and Astronomy News



KW_RASC this Summer
Our Summer Events:

See us on Open Streets Waterloo

THEMUSEUM - come on in and checkout the Astronomy display at THEMUSEUM on King street, downtown Kitchener.
Saturday August 22 - Public Star Party
We are planning a public star party with THEMUSEUM at Waterloo park, band shell area.
This event is open to the public, free of charge, and is weather dependent.

The weather looks great for tonight.
Let's set up the scopes at 7PM+
   

Astronomy Picture of the day

KW RASC on Facebook
The KW RASC Facebook page is now up and running.
Join us at: Facebook.com Astronomy in Kitchener-Waterloo
https://www.facebook.com/AstronomyinKitchenerWaterloo
   

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.
 

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.
 

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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!