November Meeting

DATE: Saturday, November 2, 2019

TIME: 1:00 - 4:30 PM

PLACE: St. Mary's University, The Atrium, Room AT101 
923 Robie Street,
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
B3H 3C3
 
We can all look forward to hearing about upcoming outreach events, Paul Heath's latest instalment of Food for the Soul, news from the Board, What's Up in the November Sky, Observer's Handbook instalment about the Messier Catalogue, and a youth activity. Blair MacDonald will present a RASC Astro-Imaging Certificate to one of our members.

Special Presentation: Blair MacDonald - Urban Imaging

Blair will cover some imaging theory and a discussion of some of the techniques and processing that make it possible even under city lights. There is even a little math involved. 

Other Presentations:

Paul Gray: Starmus V: A Giant Leap (2019) 

Pat Kelly: The Quito Astronomical Observatory 

Dave Chapman: Kejimkujik Dark-Sky Weekend

Judy Black: Nova East - The Calm Between Two Storms 

Treats and beverages will be provided for a break midway through the afternoon. There will be a head count to determine the number going out for dinner following the meeting.

Pictures and video may be taken as a means of recording events. The Halifax Centre may use your voice, likeness, and/or photograph for inclusion in our newsletter and/or website.

 
Date of next meeting:

Saturday, December 7 (includes the annual AGM)