Skyworld: The Wonder of the Night Sky

-- 07:30 pm ~ 11:00 pm
Night sky of a tree-line with Kawartha Land Trust's 'Passport to Nature' logo in the top right.
KLT's Dance Nature Sanctuary 2027 Preston Rd Lakefield, ON K0L2H0
Cost/Registration Fee

7:30 p.m. –11 p.m (Attendees may leave earlier if needed)

Location: KLT’s Dance Nature Sanctuary, Lakefield, Selwyn

Capacity: 50

Audience: Family-friendly

Rain or shine event: No, rain/cloud date is September 16

Members of the Peterborough Astronomical Association (PAA), a group of amateur astronomers from Peterborough and the surrounding area, will provide a brief presentation at 8 p.m. The presentation will be followed by an informal opportunity to observe the setting up of a variety of different telescopes and for those attending to observe a diverse variety of celestial objects through those telescopes. These include planets, star clusters, globular clusters, galaxies, double stars, and many more.

PAA Members will be happy to answer questions about their equipment and about the objects visible in the night sky. If the weather is rainy or too cloudy, registrants will be notified the event will be postponed to the rain date (September 16).

Facilitators: Members of the Peterborough Astronomical Association (PAA)

Kawartha Land Trust