Welcome to the Sudbury Astronomy Club Website!

We are a local club that gets together regularly for monthly astronomy talks (at our regular meetings), enjoy regular star parties (at our observatory and local schools), and other local astronomy related events.

This website is to reach out to new people who may be interested in joining us in our events, and also to our current members to find information on upcoming events.

Feel free to contact us at any time for more information.

Below is a list of upcoming events.

June Meeting (2016) | Jun 3rd

Greetings from Robert Pothier
The Planets—Wilf Meyer
Ticket Give Away for “A Beautiful Planet”
The Night Sky—Steve Dodson

Time: 7:30PM
Where: Doran Planetarium, Laurentian University (Downstairs in the Fraser Building)

SAC Newsletter June 2016


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Successful Transit | May 9th

The Sudbury Astronomy Club in collaboration with Science North held a successful transit of Mercury viewing event. There was a strong turnout, including the media. The next transit of Mercury will only be seen in 2019. Photo credits go to Robert Pothier.



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Northern Life’s Sudbury.com featuring our very own Alan Ward: https://www.sudbury.com/local-news/watch-the-transit-of-mercury-293311


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