Steps Sustenance Stars!
Saturday, August 18 (Rain date September 15)
Fundraiser in support of the Bruce Trail and the Royal
Astronomical Society of Canada
$15.00 per person.
Registration for the event is full.
The event starts with a guided hike on the Bruce Trail. Choose between an 8.4 km loop taking in Metcalfe Rock and the Chuck Grant Side Trail or a shorter easy 3.8 km loop in Loree Forest.
Hikes followed by a potluck supper hosted by volunteers of the RASC on the grounds of the E.C. Carr Observatory.
After dinner, the evening continues with a night-time astronomy presentation, a laser-guided tour of the constellations, and then viewing of objects up in the night sky through large telescopes. Highlights will be Saturn and the Moon, and a plethora of other objects. A telescope will be set up for photographers to snap a picture of the Moon or Saturn.