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2013: Kingston's Astronomy Club
|Thursday December 12th
Holiday Banquet of the RASC Kingston Centre
Location: Aunt Lucy's restaurant, Princess St at Portsmouth Ave., Kingston
Cocktails: 5:30 p.m., Dinner 6:00 p.m. Select and pay for your own choice of meal.
Please RSVP to Kim Hay as we need to know the numbers
in advance in case the private room is too small. To date we have 18-20 confirmed.
Remaining 2014 Calendars will be available for sale at $20 (remember, it's a fund raiser!)
|Saturday, December 14
7:30- 9:00 p.m.
Kingston Astronomy Outreach Network (KAON)
Public Observing night at the
Queen's University Ellis Hall Observatory.
Speaker: Prof. Gregg Wade (Royal Military College)
Speaker Topic: Earth v2.0: Have We Already Discovered an Earth-Twin Orbiting a Nearby Star?
Talk Begins at 7:35 p.m. in Ellis Hall Auditorium
If the skies are clear there will be telescopes on the Observing Deck with members of the
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This Day in History
Harriot 1st to observe sunspots, 1610; K.L. Hencke discovers asteroid (5) Astraea, 1845; 60" Hale telescope sees first light, 1908; KC member Norm Welbanks dies at 57, 2009.
Kingston Centre News
The November 2013 issue of is now available online for our
members and the public.
2013 Fri 1 November 19:00 EDT
Wanted: Land for Kingston Centre Observing site. 2-10 acres donated, leased, rented or purchased.
2012 Wed 13 June 12:11 EDT
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Observing the Next Galactic Supernova
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 20:46:33 +0000
Special Notice #377: Reported outburst of the WZ Sge star AL Comae
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 14:32:07 +0000
Explosive growth of young star
Wed, 04 Dec 2013 14:03:56 +0000
The Star of Bethlehem is Not the Nova DO Aquilae (Nor Any Other Nova, Supernova, or Comet)
Mon, 02 Dec 2013 13:56:55 +0000
Orbital Decay of X-ray Binaries
Sun, 01 Dec 2013 16:07:51 +0000
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