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The Hume Cronyn Memorial Observatory [on the web at cronyn.uwo.ca]

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 public events for the Fall and Winter; follow us on twitter or facebook for updates and last-minute changes or cancellations.

Upcoming Events:

Sat, Mar 24, 2018


(sunset 7:42pm)

Saturday Public Night

Come on out and join us to hear about "Death of Stars" and enjoy an evening of stargazing.

Mon, Apr 9, 2018


(sunset 8:01pm)

Weekday Public Night

Come on out and join us for stargazing on this weekday public night!

Fri, Apr 20, 2018


(sunset 8:13pm)

RASC Monthly Meeting

Monthly meeting of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada; all interested are welcome to attend!


Our weekly Summer Public Nights will start on Saturday, May 5, 2018.

Follow the links below for more information about:

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

Jen Tilston at "Jennifer.Tilston |at| uwo |dot| ca".

For any questions about the observatory or these activities, please contact the Observatory Director;
Prof. Jan Cami at "jcami |at| uwo |dot| ca"

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