Welcome to the Sudbury Astronomy Club Website!

We are a local club that gets together regularly for monthly astronomy talks (at our regular meetings on the first Friday of every month), 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 | June 1st

This is our year end meeting and that means Pizza! In this case, it also means that Robert will take a few people at a time up to the telescope in the observatory of the Fraser Building to view Jupiter. Small groups of interested attendees will be organized at the meeting.

April Meeting Agenda
1)Greetings Robert Pothier
2) The Planets Robert Pothier
3) Mars in July We will organize a Mars viewing party with Science North
4) Viewing Jupiter Robert Pothier
5) Break—-Pizza
6)Deep Sky Challenge Steve and Linda
7) Darken the Dome Summer Night Sky

When: Friday, June 1st
Where: Fraser Building, Doran Planetarium (Downstairs)*
Time: 7:30PM

* Those who are attending for the first time will find the Planetarium by taking the stairs to the left when using the main entrance to the Fraser Building.

SAC Newsletter June 2018

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Reminder: Science North Star-Party, May 18th.

Hi Everyone! This is a reminder that there will be a Star-Party at Science North, May 18th at 10PM. The event will be located at the Bell Grove site, in front of the entrance. This is a joint event between the Sudbury Astronomy Club and Science North. Bluecoats and Astronomy Club members will be on hand, with telescopes and binoculars to answer any questions you may have about the night sky. This is a free event, everyone is welcome. We only ask you bring your eyes and a keen enthuisasm.

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