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We are nonprofit group of amateur and professional astronomers in Nanaimo who share, learn and teach others about the night sky.
Hello StargazersWe have a major astronomical event occurring in just over a week. Following on from the recent partial Lunar eclipse, next Thursday 23rd October we will witness an almost total Solar…0 Comments 0 Likes
A headsup on our next meeting and a couple of imminent Astronomy events! If you missed the last 'Blood moon' there will be another one in 3 days, when we will see another total lunar eclipse 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
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
Just read this great article by "Uncle" Rod Molise. He is a very engaging writer and has really nailed it on the head with what you are looking at when thinking of getting into astro photgraphy.