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Next Meeting

Club General Meeting - Friday 11 October, 2019
Location: Bricker Academic Building - Wilfrid Laurier University:

Room: 112 at 7:30 PM.
We will have our stand-up sign near the front entrance.


The Stargazers 101
Friday 27 September 2019 @ 7:00 pm --At Zehrs - Laurentian Mall (750 Ottawa St S, Kitchener) -upstairs conference room


The Young Stargazers
Saturday 28 September 2019 @ 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. "Tim, how do you read me?" Celebrating 10 Years of ISS Flight Experiments by Danielle Greaves, BSc., MSc. (Biol), PhD Candidate (Medical Sciences)
--At Zehrs - Laurentian Mall (750 Ottawa St S, Kitchener) -upstairs conference room


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Club Activities

Club Activities and Events for 2019.

Events 2019

The KW Astronomy Club (The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, Kitchener-Waterloo Centre) holds star parties throughout the summer. Working with local universities, local schools and conservation areas, KW RASC provides events for the public to observe the night sky. We set up telescopes and invite everyone to learn about astronomy and the night sky. The events are free to attend. Some of the dates are still tentative.

3,4 May
MillBank Star Party
....will be at Innovative Print. It is beside Anna Mae's bakery and restaurant. The address is 4082 Perth Line, Millbank. 43.5696 N. 80.8346 W. (gps).
10 May

General Meeting: Astronaut Bjarni Tryggvason, 7:30 pm
24 May

Stargazers 101 Meeting, 7:00 pm
25 May

Guelph Lakes Star Party
May 30, 31, June 1
Equinox Star Party, Bayfieldy

8 Jun

General Meeting
13 to 16 Jun

RASC General Assembly, Toronto
15 Jun

Guelph Lakes Star Party
22 Jun

Stargazers 101 Meeting, 7:00 pm
27 Jun

Conestoga Lake Star Party
1 to 4 Aug

Stellafane Star Party, Springfield, Vermont
12 Aug

Perseid Meteor Shower, Waterloo
22 to 25 Aug

Starfest Star Party, Mount Forest
23 Aug

Conestoga Lake Star Party
Details will be posted on the club's
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