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Astronomy on Tap - Tir Nan Og

**Note** This is not a RASC-KC event, but rather an Astronomy event we'd like you to know about.
On Thursday 2019 March 21st from 7-8:30pm at the Tir Nan Og Irish Pub, 200 Ontario St. Kingston.
Astronomy on Tap is coming to Kingston, with its inaugural event here at the amazing Tir Nan Og Irish Pub. We will feature three fantastic astronomers, Dr. Stéphane Courteau, Dr. Kristine Spekkens, and Dr. Katie Mack, who will each talk about “Why they do what the do”. The event will also feature trivia and other activities, and lots of opportunity to have a pint with some keen astronomers.
 
About Astronomy on Tap
Scientists, educators, writers, artists & more reveal how they explore the universe at a bar near you!
Each FREE event features accessible, engaging science presentations on topics ranging from planets to black holes to galaxies to the beginning of the Universe. Presenters are from local research and educational institutions. . Most events have games and prizes to test and reward your new-found knowledge.   There is always lots of time to ask questions and interact with the presenters and other scientists who inevitably tag along for the beer.
Astronomy on Tap was created in NYC by Meg Schwamb, now a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Institute of Astronomy & Astrophysics, Academia Sinica (Taiwan). NYC events are currently organized by Emily Rice, an astronomer and professor at the College of Staten Island, and Brian Levine, astrophysics educator at the American Museum of Natural History.

MeetingDate: 
Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 19:00 to 20:30

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