Meetings of Halifax Centre are from 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM on the FIRST SATURDAY of the month (except July and August). There may be exceptions if the date falls on a holiday weekend.

October 3, 2020 - RASC October Meeting

In lieu of a face-to-face meeting, we will now be hosting Members' Meetings using Zoom. You do not require a Zoom account to join in but you are required to register for this webinar. Halifax Centre Members will be given priority for registration. The webinar is limited to 500 registrants - first come, first served. The panellists' presentations are being recorded and will become accessible via a link on this website.

When: October 3, 2020
Time: 1:00 PM Atlantic 
Topic: Halifax Centre - Members Meeting

Presentations for this Members' Meeting include:
  • Paul Heath -¬†Food for the Soul and a Youth Activity
  • Dave Chapman will present the¬†What's up?
  • Judy Black will give news from the Board and national RASC

Special Presentation:
Lauchie Scott - A Snapshot of DRDC Space Situational Awareness Research & Development

Lauchie is the principal investigator of the space object tracking mission on the NEOSSat micro satellite. He will discuss why the Canadian Forces cares about space, the sensors they use, objects they track, why they do this and some of the testing they do in orbit. He will also share a small bit of astronomy courtesy of the NEOSSat astronomy mission team at the Canadian Space Agency. 

Register in advance for this webinar:
Click here to Register

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. 

2020 RASC Halifax Centre meetings: 

Future meeting dates are:

  • Saturday, October 3
  • Saturday, November 7
  • Saturday, December 5 (includes¬†the AGM)

We frequently continue our get-together with supper at a local restaurant after the meeting. Come and join us!

Enjoying a meal after the meeting