May 1, 2021 - RASC Members' Meeting

When: Saturday, May 1, 2021

Time: 1:00 PM Atlantic

Topic: Halifax Centre Members Meeting (via webinar)

Full details about the meeting will follow.

Special Presentation:
Chris Gainor (RASC Victoria Centre)- Amateur Use of the Hubble Space Telescope (HST)
Details will follow shortly.

Special Presentation: Tony Schellinck (RASC Halifax Centre) - Basics of Lunar Sketching
Details will follow shortly

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

Heads Up! 2021 Meeting Dates & Events

Members' Meetings are usually held on the first Saturday of the month, unless it falls on a holiday weekend.

  • June 5 (Speaker: Leslie Sage, Nature¬†magazine's¬†astronomy editor)

    Nova East Star Party: August 6-8 (New Moon: Aug 8)
     The Board of Directors will determine in April/May if this event should go forward based on the status of provincial restrictions related to the pandemic.

  • September 11 (Labour Day is Sept. 6) (Speaker - David Hoskin:¬†Comet NEOWISE)
  • October 2
  • November 6
  • December 4 (+ AGM) - (Speaker at Members' Meeting: Dr. Phil Groff, Exec. Director, RASC)

 How Lunar Impact Craters are Formed (Paul Heath)