We are nonprofit group of amateur and professional astronomers in Nanaimo who share, learn and teach others about the night sky.
Details of our regular public meeting!Location : Beban Pk Complex, rooms 1/2Date/Time : Thursday 27th November. 7pm.Agenda :- Our short presentation is by club member Janeane MacGillivray : "Astr…0 Comments 0 Likes
Our annual Xmax bash at Beban Park! $20 to attend. This is a fund raiser for the Society. Food will be provided along with 'Live' entertainment, and hopefully some raffle prizes. You can pay on the '…0 Comments 0 Likes
Alan McConnachie has agreed to present “"Science and technology for Canadian astronomy" (overview of the several observatories and instruments that Canada helps build and use) on Wednesday, February…0 Comments 0 Likes
I have recently cleaned and checked out 5 telescopes, 3 donated and 2 of my own construction. They are available for loan (or for sale if they are mine) to any club member. If you are interested, please contact me through this site. I have other…Continue
This is the image our last speaker (James Di Francesco) alluded to at his recent presentation.…Continue
Here is a shot of the latest telescope from my shop. Five inch aperture Newtonian, Dobsonian mount. It is for sale, no reasonable offer will be refused, I need the space!Continue
We have found attendance at our AGM that we usually hold in June is very low as many people have graduations at that time and summer activities.
So we decided to move the AGM to the September regular meeting where we get good…Continue