Winter can be a wonderful time to share astronomy. The clarity of the sky, plus early sunsets make it ideal for sharing with school children and adults alike.
Stats for Winter Outreach Events~
As Spring 2017 arrives, we start to say goodby to the winter sky, the incredible beauty of the Winter Constellations, and a very active Winter Outreach Season.
Outreach includes presentations, night and day observing, school talks, youth groups, exhibitions, observatory/planetarium experiences. Here are the Province-wide Outreach Stats from RASC.NB, Jan 1 through March 20, 2017.
As you can see, it includes 73 Outreach Events, reaching 2583 people and including 439 volunteer hours. Click the picture for a larger view in pdf.
Outreach~ Summer 2017
Outreach~ Spring 2017
Partial Solar Eclipse in Saint John
National Star Party at Irving Nature Park
Astronomy Day in Rockwood Park
Moonlight Snowshoe Walk
Regarding Photography & Outreach:
We do not publish any photos of a Private Outreach Event without your consent or permission.
The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada~New Brunswick Centre (RASC.NB) is involved in Outreach Events all across the Province. For more information you can email Curt Nason or Facebook Astronomy by the Bay.