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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.

Below is our schedule of for the Summer Public Nights; follow us on Twitter or Facebook for updates and last-minute changes or cancellations.

Upcoming Events:

Fri, Jan 17, 2020


(sunset 5:17pm)

RASC Monthly Meeting

Monthly meeting of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada.

Presentation: "The Carrington Solar Event of 1859 and Its Implications" by Guest of Honour Steve Holmes, Amateur Astronomer K-W Centre.

All interested are welcome to attend!

Sat, Jan 25, 2020


(sunset 5:27pm)

Saturday Public Night

Come on out and join us for an evening of stargazing. We will begin with a short presentation.


Follow the links below for more information about:

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

"explorethestars |at| gmail |dot| com".

For general enquiries or questions about the observatory and private nights, please contact;
"cronyn |at| uwo |dot| ca"

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