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Royal Astronomical Society of Canada – NIAGARA CENTRE

R.A.S.C. (Royal Astronomical Society of Canada) has a long history, going back to 1868, when eight amateur astronomers founded an astronomical club in Toronto. An expanded group obtained a charter in 1890, and the name “The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada” was adopted in 1903 with the permission of Edward VII. In the early years, the meetings of the Society were held in the homes of the members. As the … Read more »