Solar Observing

Safely observe the Sun* with specially filtered telescopes.

Learn about our nearest star and try your eye at spotting exotic surface features, including sunspots, spicules, and prominences.

Two images, the left side one is a close up of a solar flare and the surface of the sun with the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada,s logo on top. The right hand image is a Science Centre staff member explaning solar observing to a group of visitors with a boy looking through a telescope.
  • Saturday, January 5

  • Saturday, February 2

  • Saturday, March 2

  • Saturday, April 6

  • Saturday, May 4

  • Saturday, June 1

  • Saturday, July 6

  • Saturday, August 10

  • Saturday, September 7

  • Saturday, October 5

  • Saturday, November 2

  • Saturday, December 7



This program is offered by members of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada.

* Weather permitting. In the event of cloud cover, program will be rescheduled to the following Saturday.

10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

TELUSCAPE
Outside Main Entrance

 

 

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