Public Outreach events for 2017
Sea Cavalcade on Sunday 30th July at Winegarden Park in Gibson’s. Set up of the booth and scopes will begin at 8am and the site will open to the public from 10am – 4pm.
Canadian Solar Eclipse on Monday August 21st at Davis, Bay Sea Wall. Our permit for the event runs from 8am-12noon. The partial eclipse itself will start at 09:10 am and end at 11:37, with the maximum eclipse occurring at 10:21 am. The Club has Solar Glasses to ensure that members, friends and visitors have a safe viewing experience.
Botanical Gardens Harvest Fair, Sunday September 3rd 11am-4pm. The Botanical Gardens are located on Mason Road, 2 miles North of the Mason Road and Nor West Bay Road intersection in West Sechelt.
The Sunshine Coast Astronomy club also plans regular monthly open-night observing events at the club Observatory. For details please click here.