August 2017 Total Solar Eclipse

At our March 17th, 2016 meeting an NYAA member and eclipse chaser, Andreas Gada, gave a presentation of his preliminary planning for the 2017 eclipse that crosses the United States.

2017 NYAA Event Schedule
Event Date/time Location
Monthly Meeting Thursday, January 12th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Monthly Meeting Thursday, February 9th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Monthly Meeting Tuesday, March 14th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Monthly Meeting (AGM) Tuesday, April 11th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Monthly Meeting Thursday, May 11th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Monthly Meeting Thursday, June 8th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Starfest July 20th to 23rd River Place Park
Contact one of our many coordinators if you want to learn more about an event.

For a good list of 101 astronomical events in 2016 see The Universe Today

2016 NYAA Event Schedule
Event Date/time Location
Monthly Meeting Thursday, January 28th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Monthly Meeting Thursday, February 25th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Dark Sky Weekend March 11th to 12th Oak Heights if ground conditions allow, otherwise Sandy Flats
Monthly Meeting Thursday, March 17th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Dark Sky Weekend April 8th to 9th Oak Heights if ground conditions allow, otherwise Sandy Flats
Monthly Meeting (AGM) Thursday, April 21st @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Dark Sky Weekend May 6th to 7th Oak Heights
Monthly Meeting Thursday, May 19th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Dark Sky Weekend June 3rd to 4th Oak Heights
Monthly Meeting Tuesday, June 21st @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
StarBQ & Dark Sky Long Weekend July 1st to 3rd Oak Heights
Starfest August 4th to 7th River Place Park
Dark Sky Weekend September 2nd to 3rd Oak Heights
Monthly Meeting Thursday, September 15th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Dark Sky Weekend Sept 30th to Oct 1st Oak Heights
Monthly Meeting Tuesday, October 18th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Dark Sky Weekend October 28th to 29th Oak Heights
Monthly Meeting Thursday, November 17th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Dark Sky Weekend November 25th to 26th Oak Heights
Monthly Meeting Tuesday, December 13th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Contact one of our many coordinators if you want to learn more about an event.

For a good list of 101 astronomical events in 2015 see The Universe Today

2015 NYAA Event Schedule
Event Date/time Location
Monthly Meeting Thursday, January 8th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Monthly Meeting Thursday, February 5th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Monthly Meeting Thursday, March 5th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Monthly Meeting Tuesday, April 7th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Dark Sky Weekend April 17th to 18th Oak Heights (ground conditions permitting)
Monthly Meeting Tuesday, May 5th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Long Dark Sky Weekend May 16th to 18th Oak Heights
Dark Sky Weekend May 22nd to 23rd Oak Heights
Monthly Meeting Tuesday, June 2nd @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Dark Sky Weekend
* Starbeque *
June 19th to 20th Oak Heights
Dark Sky Weekend July 17th to 18th Oak Heights
Starfest August 13th to 16th River Place Park
Dark Sky Weekend September 11th to 12th Oak Heights
Monthly Meeting Tuesday, September 29th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Dark Sky Weekend October 9th to 10th Oak Heights
Dark Sky Weekend October 16th to 17th Oak Heights
Monthly Meeting Tuesday, October 20th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Dark Sky Weekend November 6th to 7th Oak Heights
Monthly Meeting Tuesday, November 24th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Monthly Meeting Thursday, December 17th @ 7:30pm St.Bonaventure Church (Parish Centre, rear entrance)
Contact one of our many coordinators if you want to learn more about an event.