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.

In lieu of face-to-face meetings, we now host Members' Meetings using Zoom. All meetings and special sessions are recorded and are accessible on the RASC Halifax Centre YouTube channel.

November 6, 2021 - RASC Members' Meeting

Time: 1:00 PM Atlantic (12:00 Noon, Eastern)

Pre-Registration for the meeting is required. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. The link to register will be posted later this month. 

Included in this month's meeting are:

Paul Gray - Photo Montage
Paul Heath - Food for the Soul 
Dave Chapman will present the What's up in November Skies?
Judy Black - News from the Board

Special Presentations:

Dave Lane (RASC Halifax Centre) -The Mini-Robotic Observatory (MRO)
Dave will describe how to use the inexpensive "doghouse" style fully robotic and LIVE web browser accessible observatory at SMU. Although Dave will talk mainly about the mini-robotic telescope, it will be relevant to ARO and BGO, too.

Lisa Ann Fanning (RASC Halifax Centre) - The Link Between Animal Behaviour and Astronomical Events
Lisa Ann will describe how her passions for astronomy and animal migration have intersected. She will describe the correlation between moon cycles and bird migration, and the correlation between whale strandings and sunspot activity.

Chris Young - Astronomy Lore


Astro-Chat. 
Following the Members' Meeting, there will be 60 minutes in which members and guests can stay online for social time. An opportunity to catch up with each other, ask questions, etc. Join us! NOTE: This segment is informal and will not be recorded!


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.
 
December 4 (+ AGM): Dr. Phil Groff, RASC Executive Director