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The Hume Cronyn Memorial Observatory [on the web at cronyn.uwo.ca]


A closeup ofthe objective lens of the 25.4 cm refracting telescope at the Hume Cronyn Memorial Observatory

The Hume Cronyn Memorial Observatory at the Western University is the central place for our astronomy public events and outreach activities.

Upcoming Events:

Fri, Feb 17, 2017


7:00--10:00pm

(sunset: 5:59pm)

Monthly Meeting of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, London Centre

We are excited to welcome a very special guest during the monthly meeting of the RASC. World-famous comet discoverer David Levy will join us and offer a presentation in the classroom in the Engineering building, right next to the Observatory. After his talk, and weather permitting, we will open the Observatory for stargazing.


Presentation:
David Levy: Notes and Views on the Night Sky: How the Sky might have influenced events in human history.

Sat, Feb 25, 2017


7:00--9:00pm

(sunset: 6:10pm)

Public Night

Join us for a night of stargazing. We will open up our telescopes to explore the wonders of the night sky.

Mon, Mar 13, 2017


7:00--9:00pm

(sunset: 7:29pm)

Public Night

Join us for a night of stargazing. We will open up our telescopes to explore the wonders of the night sky.

Fri, Mar 17, 2017


7:00--10:00pm

(sunset: 7:34pm)

Monthly Meeting of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, London Centre

TBD

Sat, Mar 25, 2017


8:00--10:00pm

(sunset: 7:44pm)

Public Night

Join us for a night of stargazing. We will open up our telescopes to explore the wonders of the night sky.

Mon, Apr 10, 2017


8:00--10:00pm

(sunset: 8:02pm)

Public Night

Join us for a night of stargazing. We will open up our telescopes to explore the wonders of the night sky.

Fri, Apr 21, 2017


7:00--10:00pm

(sunset: 8:15pm)

Monthly Meeting of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, London Centre

TBD

Follow the links below for more information about:

If you want to book an Exploring the Stars event, please contact;

Jen Tilston at "Jennifer.Tilston |at| uwo |dot| ca".

For any questions about the observatory or these activities, please contact the Observatory Director;
Prof. Jan Cami at "jcami |at| uwo |dot| ca"
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