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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.
See also the Queen's University Astronomy Research Group Seminar Schedule

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 19:00 to 21:00
RASC-KC Annual General Meeting & Elections
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New Bling

It's been a year or two since the last offering of new bling, to wit: the Tshirts with the RASC Kingston Centre logo.
Today we announce another to wit: 2" full colour stickers of the logo.
Priced at only $1 each, these fabulous stickers can stick on surfaces.  Surfaces like laptops, books, astronomy equipment, fridges, stoves, toilets and more!
You imagination is the only limit!
See Susan or Kevin at a regular meeting or contact them for a special meetup.
 

L&A Dark Sky Viewing Area

L&A Dark Sky Viewing Area
Disclaimer: *not* an RASC-KC event but astronomical nonetheless. 
Witness the 'Spring Sky' at the Lennox & Addington Dark Sky Viewing Area on 2018 Friday May 11th & Saturday May 12th at 9:30pm (weather permitting).
Leading a laser-guided tour of the night sky will be dark sky enthusiast, Joe Gilker.
Joe will be pointing out the Spring Zodiac constellations and allow visitors to take a peek through his telescope to view Jupiter, the Hercules Cluster and the Beehive Cluster.
 

Ewan Public Lecture Monday 2018 March 05

From https://www.cparc.ca/
**Note** This is not a RASC-KC event, but rather an Astronomy event we'd like you to know about.
As part of our George & Maureen Ewan Public Lecture Series, co-winner of the 2017 Nobel Prize for Physics Prof. Barry Barish (Caltech/LIGO) will be speaking about the new age of gravitational wave astronomy at the Isabel Bader Concert Hall on March 5th 2018 at 7:30pm.
 

Fall'N'Stars 2018

For more information please see the soon-to-be-updated website at
http://rascbelleville.ca/fallnstars/
Fall'N'Stars 2018
Friday September 07 to Sunday September 09, 2018 
Vanderwater Conservation Area Boy Scout Camping Area, Thomasburg, Ontario
 
Welcome to Fall'N'Stars 2018, a gathering of amateur astronomers in Eastern Ontario held annually at the Camp Sagonaska Boy Scout Camp north of Belleville Ontario.

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