Who we are

Welcome to the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada (RASC) - Niagara Centre! Since it was founded in 1890, the RASC has filled a special role in both amateur and professional astronomy.
Today, it has more than 4900 members who share a passion for the night sky and make contributions to astronomy in many ways. The Niagara Centre, which is one of the 29 Centres of the RASC, has been bringing astronomy to the Niagara Region since 1960.

Photo Credits

The photographs above were taken by our club members.

The Whirlpool

To learn more about the Niagara Centre, please view our latest newsletter (The Whirlpool).

Upcoming Events

(See our Events page for full list of dates)

 

April 2018 Events

  Thursday 19th  Beginners Meeting @ Niagara Falls Public Library, Beginning at 6:00 pm until 7:00 pm

 

General Meeting @ Niagara Falls Public Library, Beginning at 7:00 pm

 


 

  Saturday 21st  

International Astronomy Day

 

Solar Viewing @ Niagara Glenn Nature Centre, Beginning at 11:00 am until 3:00 pm

 

Public Observing @ S.C.V.F.A.Park (Firemans Park), Beginning at 8:00 pm

 

 

May 2018 Events

  Thursday 17th  Beginners Meeting @ Niagara Falls Public Library, Beginning at 6:00 pm until 7:00 pm

 

General Meeting @ Niagara Falls Public Library, Beginning at 7:00 pm

 


 

  Saturday 19th  Public Observing @ S.C.V.F.A.Park (Firemans Park), Beginning at 7:00 pm

 

Clear Sky's Charts

The following are the charts used to help predict when the optimum viewing would be for the current day.

 
Where to Meet Us

Our general meetings are held on the third Thursday of the month from September to June at the Niagara Falls Public Library. (See our Events page for full list of dates)

Niagara Falls Public Library

4848 Victoria Avenue, Niagara Falls, ON L2E 4C5

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Royal Astronomical Society of Canada: Niagara Centre

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