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Next Meeting

Our next meeting will be held on Tuesday April 16, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. at the Ojibway Park Nature Centre located at 5200 Matchette Road, Windsor, Ontario. The main speaker is Fred "Mick" McPherson from London, Ontario who will discuss his meteorite research and identification. Fred is a passionate meteorite collector and researcher and has a hands on presentation which will enable our members to get up close and personal with real meteorite specimens from different parts of the world. Fred is a member of the Society of Meteoritics and Planetary Science. Nancy Ng and Jessie Passa will provide the Director of Observing report and there will be plenty of time to socialize during the coffee break.

Astro-Lunch Invitation

Join us at noon on the second Wednesday of every month for a friendly informal “astronomy social lunch-hour”. There will be good food and great sky watching conversation at Skippy's Restaurant, 954 University Ave W, Windsor. Everyone is welcome! The lunchtime meet will be from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m..

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.

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