Announcing a new Meetup for Vancouver Astronomy Meetup Group!
What: Galileo Galilei's Renaissance Window on the Cosmos
When: May 29,[masked]:00 PM
Where: Click the link below to find out!
Meetup Description: Join the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada at the Roundhouse Community Centre on Friday, May 29 from 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM for an evening of celestial rumination.
At 8:00 PM the RASC will host an illustrated talk on Galileo Galilei and the advancement of astronomy in 400 years. We invite the public to join in the celebration of the International Year of Astronomy.
Following the talk and weather permitting, members of the RASC will set up some of our telescopes in David Lam Park along the walk path adjacent to False Creek. Through these we invite you to observe our Moon, and Saturn. There will also be many other Deep Sky objects that we should be able to locate with our equipment.
Learn more here:http://astronomy.meetup.com/131/calendar/10437444/