the Okanagan Centre of
Royal Astronomical Society
of the R.A.S.C. was formerly known as the Okanagan Astronomical
Society, with Kelowna and Vernon members deciding to join with the
R.A.S.C. in 1995, and Penticton members in 2010.
Members meet in Kelowna
at the KLO Okanagan College Campus,
in Vernon at the Okanagan Science Centre, and in Penticton at the
Okanagan College Campus.
are monthly, excluding July and August. Members hold scheduled observing
sessions on a
monthly (or more frequent) basis, weather
We also have fun together such as at the Family Picnic at the Okanagan Observatory on Sept. 4, 2011.
Pictures can be found in our Zenfolio gallery here, and recipes from the picnic can be found here.
membership also includes:
extensive Astronomy related library
(Learn about Okanagan specific events and issues through a friendly and
informative email discussion group. To join contact list moderators
Mikkel Steine firstname.lastname@example.org
or Guy Mackie email@example.com)
- OC RASC Bylaws are here
Us - History
- Join - RASC
You can become a paid member online. Just go to www.rasc.ca and select
the Okanagan Center and enter your information.
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