Island Stars

Observatory

 

2020


May 2          International Astronomy Day get out and stargaze wherever you are!

July 14        Jupiter at Opposition beautiful pair with Saturn all summer

July 20          Saturn at Opposition beautiful pair with Jupiter all summer

July 20        New Moon

August 12    Perseid Meteor Shower best after midnight

August 13    Perseid Meteor Shower best after midnight

August 19    New Moon


2019


May 11        International Astronomy Day

July 2          Total Solar Eclipse (Southern Hemisphere)

July 20          50 Year Anniversary Man Landing on the Moon 1969



2018


July 1        1:00 to 3:00 pm Canada Day at the observatory.  A Free Daytime Event!!

July 9             John Nemy New Music Release.  Hornby Community Hall  7:00 to 10:00 pm

July 10           John Nemy New Music Release.  Hornby Community Hall  11:00 am to 4:00 pm


2017


April 29        7:00 to 10:00 pm  International Astronomy Day at Island Stars   Free Event!!

July 1           1:00 to 3:00 pm  Canada Day at the observatory.  A Free Daytime Event

July 27         Hornby Island Natural History Centre presents John Nemy

                               2017 Total Solar Eclipse Talk

                               https://hornbynaturalhistory.com/programs/speaker-series/

August 21    10:30 am PST - Total Solar Eclipse all of North America



2016



May 5 Island Stars presents Ray Villard / Space Telescope Science Institute, Hornby Island Community Hall

May 9 At dawn from western North America - Transit of Mercury

May 14, 8:00 pm - Astronomy Day at Island Stars Observatory  Free!

August 16, 8:00 pm - John Nemy presents Stargazers at Hornby Island Community Hall

August 26 1:00 pm - Young Astronomers at Island Stars Observatory  Free!  Hosted by IS Intern Claire Hodson

October 27 7:00pm John Nemy presents Islands In The Stars

Nanaimo Astronomy Society (see poster above)


Get outside and see these great celestial events!
Roger that Neil!