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~ Fall 2017
Outreach~ Summer 2017
Outreach~ Spring 2017
Observe the Moon Night
Fall Astronomy Day in Rockwood Park
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We do not publish any photos of a Private Outreach Event without your consent or permission.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.