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The Clear Sky Chart for Kingston, Ontario:

Upcoming Meetings and Events

All our meetings are free and open to the general public, so come on out and enjoy!
When you're ready to take the plunge, become a member!

Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 19:00 to 21:00
Regular Meeting (NEW LOCATION)
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Saturday, June 13, 2015 - 21:00 to 23:45
North Frontenac Dark Sky Site Observing
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Friday, July 24, 2015 - 21:00
North Frontenac Dark Sky Site Observing
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Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 20:00
North Frontenac Dark Sky Site Observing
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Shoot the Stars 2015

Like taking night sky photographs? Enter the 'Shoot the Stars' Dark Sky Photography Contest and win some great prizes! The contest runs from May 9th - October 31st, 2015.  (Visit website.)

Server hardware issues

Apologies to all, members and public. We have been experiencing some website outages over the last couple of weeks. At the moment things are stable and the rebuild of the site from prior crashes/corruptions/losses has almost been completed. For the short term we are looking at some newer hardware, and for the midterm are looking at other alternatives. Please bear with us as we go through this process.


Partial Lunar Eclipse - 2015 April 4

Updated: It appears that all local members were both clouded and snowed out for this event. The next one will be much better!

An Astronomical Anecdote

One of my old observing buddies, the late Steve Chomniak (Toronto Centre), once told me a story about one time that he went to our dark-sky site in the concessions northeast of Oshawa by himself...


Today in History

1764Messier observes M5-8.251 years ago

Today is Sat 23 May 2015, JD 2,457,166 (day 143 of 365 this year).

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