Lori Lee Pike
This is a photo of the Moon taken with the telescope at the Grenfell Campus Observatory, one of largest telescopes
on a university campus in Canada.
The last public observing session of
the summer will be dedicated to a viewing of the partial solar eclipse, Aug. 21 with special eclipse glasses provided (on first come-first-serve
basis). Please join us in AS 2026
at 3 p.m. for a short introductory lecture followed by the narrated viewing of the
eclipse. Admission is free and no registration is required.
Grenfell Campus observatory has held had several public observation sessions this summer, in
both the day time (observing the Sun) and night time (viewing Moon, Jupiter and
Saturn) with a total of over a hundred people attending.