Cronyn Observatory Open House, Saturday, February 9th, 2013

Clear skies greeted 79 visitors (including 12 children) to the Cronyn Observatory Open House, Saturday, February 9th, 2013, 7:00 p.m. They were welcomed by graduate students Parshati Patel and Ted Rudyk. Parshati made her digital slide presentation, “Jupiter Rules: Top 10 Reasons Why Jupiter is the Best Planet.”

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Exploring the Stars, 99th London Sparks, February 6th, 2013

Clear skies greeted 17 visitors (9 children and 8 adults) from the 99th London Sparks to the Cronyn Observatory for Exploring the Stars on Wednesday, February 6th, 2013, 6:30 p.m. They were welcomed by graduate students Parshati Patel, Emily McCullough and Ted Rudyk.

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Exploring the Stars, 17th London Brownies, February 5th, 2013

Cloudy skies and snow flurries greeted 35 visitors (21 children and 14 adults) from the 17th London Brownies to the Cronyn Observatory for Exploring the Stars on Tuesday, February 5th, 2013, 6:30 p.m. Graduate student Emily McCullough made her digital slide presentation, “Brownies Exploring Space.”

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Exploring the Stars, Northdale Central Public School, January 31st, 2013

Hazy cloudy skies with occasional snow flurries greeted 49 visitors (26 children and 23 adults) from the Northdale Central Public School Grade-6 class (Dorchester) at the Cronyn Observatory for Exploring the Stars on Thursday, January 31st, 7:00 p.m. Graduate student Emily McCullough began the digital slide presentation, “The Solar System.”

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Exploring the Stars, Northdale Central Public School, January 30th, 2013

Graduate student Emily McCullough greeted 43 visitors from the Northdale Central Public School Grade-6 class (Dorchester) at the Cronyn Observatory for Exploring the Stars on Wednesday, January 30th, 7:00 p.m. Two more adults arrived around 8:15 p.m. for a total of 45 visitors (20 children and 25 adults). Emily made the digital slide presentation, “The Solar System.”

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