News/Events


Next Meeting - CANCELLED

Due to COVID-19 the City of Windsor has closed all public facilities until at least Monday April 6th so our meeting has been CANCELLED. Our next meeting will be held on Tuesday March 17, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. at the Ojibway Park Nature Centre located at 5200 Matchette Road, Windsor, Ontario. The speaker for the evening is Dr. Bill Baylis who will be discussing the Scale Model of the Solar System project for Windsor's riverfront. Juliana Grigorescu will provide the Director of Observing report and there will be plenty of time to socialize during the coffee break.

Morning Planet Grouping

On the morning of March 18th, 2020 the Moon will join Mars, Jupiter and Saturn in the morning sky. This will be a great chance to identify these planets and photograph this planetery grouping. This Chart represents what can be seen at 6:30 a.m. EDT from Windsor if the skies are clear.

Point Pelee Dark Sky Nights

One night a month Point Pelee National Park remains open until midnight for visitors to experience the dark skies of this National Dark Sky Preserve. The specific nights can be found at the above link to Point Pelee National Park.

The Sky this Week

For a weekly guide to celestial events, visit This Week's Sky .

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