News/Events


Hallam Observatory Open House

The next regularly scheduled open house will be held on Saturday, October 8 beginning at 7:30 p.m.. The Hallam Observatory is open to the public one evening every month. Please note that this event is "weather permitting" and although our telescopes are powerful they cannot see through clouds. For more information about future Hallam Observatory open house dates view the open house page and for a map/directions to the Hallam Observatory click here.

IMPORTANT NOTE: The Hallam Observatory grounds are private property and no trespassing is allowed. Other than the open house nights the site is closed to the public.

Council Meeting

The RASC Windsor Centre Council will be meeting on Tuesday October 11, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.. The meeting will be hosted by Melissa Martin at Skippy’s Restaurant, 954 University Ave. West.

Next Meeting

Our next meeting will be held on Tuesday October 18, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. at the Ojibway Park Nature Centre located at 5200 Matchette Road, Windsor, Ontario. Our featured speaker for the evening will be John Marn who will be discussing the various issues we have been having at Hallam Observatory over the summer. The October Director of Observing talk will be provided by Brian Thomas and of course we will have time to socialize during the coffee break.

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 by following the link to Point Pelee National Park.

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