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by Peter Jedicke
October 22nd, 2015, 12:26 am
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Re: Cronyn Observatory 75th Anniversary, October 24th / 25th, 2015

Hi everyone,
thanks to the quick thinking of our member Roman D, there's a nice article about the Cronyn Observatory in the Free Press today.
See http://www.lfpress.com/2015/10/21/doors ... is-weekend
Thank you Roman!
by Peter Jedicke
November 21st, 2015, 10:23 am
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Presentation by Peter Jedicke this Wednesday

There will be a talk by RASC London Centre Honorary President Peter Jedicke on Wednesday 2015-11-25 at 19:00 in the Tonda Room at the London Public Library, Central Branch. The title of the talk is Doomsday on Jupiter: The Untold Story of Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9 In 1994, as Comet SL9 sped toward an i...
by Peter Jedicke
January 14th, 2016, 7:08 pm
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Article about Cronyn

This is in the Western Gazette
http://www.westerngazette.ca/life/space ... 402a3.html

They mention our participation and even call it a "partnership."
And the photo of the telescope was taken by our Observers' Group Chair, Dale Armstrong
by Ryan
February 3rd, 2016, 7:21 pm
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Nature London Light Pollution Talk Results

Hi All; Just a quick note for posterity that the Nature London talk I did last night was well received. We had an estimated 300 people in the audience, and terrific feedback from the public attending. I sent invites to all of city council, but they were tied up in the meeting regarding Springbank Da...
by Mike.Hanes
February 28th, 2016, 8:13 pm
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Air Show London 2016

Air show London to have the US Airforce F22 Raptor Sept 2016..
by mroffey
May 15th, 2016, 6:38 pm
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Starfest 2016

Registration for Starfest 2016 is now open.

http://www.nyaa.ca/index.php?page=/sf16/sf.home16
by Peter Jedicke
June 12th, 2016, 5:25 am
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Subaru is an RASC "sponsor"

If you go to Subaru car company's Canadian home page on the web, one of the featured pages is about their "Dark Sky" initiative. It has links about astronomy! And the RASC's name is right there at the bottom. Like wow. All y'all probably knowed for years already that Subaru is the Japanese word for ...
by DaveMcCarter
July 10th, 2016, 7:35 pm
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Woodstock Museum July 8th

On July 8th I gave a talk regarding Meteorides, Meteors, Bolides and meteorites to 16 youth and five adults at the Woodstock Museum. There were plenty of great questions during and after the talk, and the children, ranging in age from six to twelve, appreciated holding real meteorites, and one meteo...
by darmstrong
July 11th, 2016, 7:25 pm
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Cronyn Photos - July 9, 2016

Probably due to Sunfest there were not too many people at Cronyn on Saturday, so I had time to take some photos up on the deck and in the observatory. Thanks to everyone who comes out to Cronyn to help with the public nights.
by H.MacI
August 21st, 2016, 8:17 pm
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Re: Camp Orenda Girl Guides. August 19th

We had a great evening with 19 guides, and their 3 leaders at the Soames site at Camo Orenda. Starting around 8:30, Dave gave a great talk, before directing the girls to the 4 telescopes set up and pointed at Mars and Saturn. My own 90mm mak-cass, the club's 10inch (?) Dob, and Dave and Steve's own ...