We will be having a public viewing session at the SCC Observatory on Saturday, January 9, 2016, at 7:00 PM (weather permitting). The SCC Observatory is at the Sechelt Airport: entrance is at the gate at the top of Field Rd where you will see this sandwich board sign:
Check out our Observatory page for more information on the SCC Observatory. Please, no food or drinks and only use red light flashlights to preserve viewer’s night vision. No pets or laser pointers please: They are prohibited by Transport Canada regulations for this airfield. We will update this post on 9 January to advise whether the weather will permit us to open that night.
UPDATE 8 January: Weather forecast today for tomorrow’s session not promising at present. We will update on the day with the decision on whether to open or not
UPDATE 9 January, 11 AM: Weather forecast now looking very good for tonight’s viewing session. I will update later today as I keep an eye on it.
UPDATE 9 January, 4 PM: Sky looking good for tonight. See you at the observatory!