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Special Retrospective Issue
Club General Meeting - September 7, 2018
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 - Canceled due to weather condition - Friday July 20 2018 @ 7:00pm. At Conestogo Lake, camp parking lot.
9 to 12 August 2018
StarFest Mount Forest
StarGazing 101 - Observing
Stargazing 101 is dedicated to the promotion and facilitation of visual observing.
Sign up to our KW-observers list for the who is going out where emails.
The Monkton site is a good dark site with excellent horizons. At about 50Km from Kitchener-Waterloo it is located at the end of a dead end road. This map also shows some other good sites too.
In 2005, a number of us started to observe from a site just north of Crosshill on a 'very' quiet gravel road called Boyd's Lane.
Some of Tim's Dark Sky Observing Sites and Good Food & Drink.
Tim provided these general tips for observing:
Darker the Better: