**THE STAR PARTY ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17 IS CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER CONDITIONS**

THE NEXT STAR PARTIES ARE ON:

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 1 FROM 7 TO 10 PM.

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 15 FROM 7 TO 10 PM.

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Starry Nights programs consist of evening star parties and astronomy workshops for children. Children and groups who attend the workshop and at least four star parties can earn a free telescope!

Please read our Important Information webpage regarding our Observatory House Rules and Star Night Etiquette.

 

 
 
Mr. Starry Nights, Dr. Howard Trottier,  talks about Starry Nights @ SFU and SFU's Trottier Observatory on Fraser Cain's "Weekly Space Hangout" on Friday April 15, 2016 from Noon-1PM.  Have a listen.
 

Fraser Cain is the publisher of Universe Today, a popular website on space and astronomy news:

 

 

SFU is not responsible for the supervision of minors at public events. Minors should be accompanied by an adult at all times.

These events may be photographed and/or video recorded by Simon Fraser University for archival, educational and related promotional purposes. By attending or participating in these events, you are giving your consent to be photographed and/or video recorded.

If you do not wish to be photographed and/or video recorded, please let us know and move to the side prior to the shoot.

Events

STAR PARTIES:

  • Friday, December 1, 2017 from 7 to 10 PM
  • Friday, December 15, 2017 from 7 to 10 PM

Did you know...

The Club Ilia restaurant located near the Trottier Observatory & Courtyard offers a 10% discount on all food ordered on a Starry Nights event night? To receive the discount, print off your Starry Nights event notice dated for that evening and present to Club Ilia staff.

Click here to see their menu.