Spring Star Night at Fish Creek Provincial Park

This event is at the west end of the Park, accessed from 130 Ave off 37 St SW.

The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada will have have telescopes available for FREE public viewing of the Moon, also Jupiter, star clusters, nebulae and much more! Dress warmly (hats and boots).

The fun and discovery is on, "cloudy or clear!" Inside the Environmental Learning Centre will be slide shows, astronomy and Provincial Park displays for all ages. Bring your questions about planets, space probes, stars and comets, using telescopes, plus whatever you want to know about the Park.

More info: http://calgary.rasc.ca/fishcreek2013a.htm

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  • Jim

    a most enjoyable evening even with the snow

    April 15, 2013

  • Doug T.

    Despite the clouds and snow, we had a good turnout for the event.

    April 14, 2013

  • Ann P.

    Excellent!! Great presentations, awesome videos and a wonderful opportunity to learn about the moon and the stars, despite the snow storm!

    1 · April 13, 2013

  • Raha

    Indoors good...outdoors not so good...I hope you all got home safe, many accidents on the roads.

    April 13, 2013

  • Robert N.

    Great indoor activity when skies and weather condition are bad!

    April 13, 2013

  • James W.

    Had a great time tonight! Great discussions with like minded people always makes for a great time! Looking forward to future events and cant wait to do some volunteering!

    April 13, 2013

  • Doug T.

    This event run whether it is cloudy or not.

    April 12, 2013

    • Robert N.

      Thanks Doug!! Then, I'll be there!

      April 12, 2013

    • James W.

      does that include snow storms?

      April 13, 2013

  • James W.

    I'm excited to meet everyone and have a fun night with some good learnin! Should I bring my telescope or leave her at home?

    April 13, 2013

    • Robert N.

      Hi James, where are you located? Halifax? Or tat is your home town? Just checking! :-) I think, I 'll leave mine at home since it'll snow...... So no viewing ..... But you could bring yours and see fit here's any question that you would like to ask in regard to your sope!! Cheers

      April 13, 2013

    • James W.

      I am in Calgary now.. Just moved over a week ago! Ill be leaving the scope home tonight as apparently its still winter!!!

      April 13, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Was Very interested until the clouds and snow rolled in. Just wondering if anyone thinks we will see anything through the telescopes with weather like this ?

    April 13, 2013

  • Wendy

    too cloudy and cold for me tonight

    April 13, 2013

  • Robert N.

    Do we know if it'll be cancel due to the cloudy skies?

    April 12, 2013

  • Carol R.

    would but have a sick family member to visit that weekend.

    April 4, 2013

  • olarewaju

    am olarewaju, i just join this good and nice group which am happy to be a member and i think it will help me in meeting good people. am uploading my pix now. please people in the chart room. canyou respond to me. i need an equiry

    April 4, 2013

  • Robert N.

    Do we have any 110V outlet nearby the site? Anyone knows? Thanks!

    April 1, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      As far as I know there are no electrical outlets available aside from the outlets located inside the washrooms.

      April 1, 2013

    • Robert N.

      Thanks Paul! That means if I wanna use my scope, I better hurry up to complete my power tank project!

      April 1, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I would love to attend. I might even bring along my telescope.

    March 26, 2013

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