The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada - Mississauga Centre

Membership is open to everyone. Join us to explore the Universe and learn to observe the night sky with experts.
Why Join?

Our next Meeting and Star Party at a Glance:

We meet at University of Toronto in Mississauga where we have Potpourri Nights hosted by members and special guest Speaker Nights.  From April to October we run a monthly Star Party (weather permitting) at the Riverwood Conservancy.


August Potpourri

Fri August 16, 2024 8:00pm - 10:00pm

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This event has been cancelled.

Riverwood Star Party

Tue August 13, 2024 9:00pm - 10:30pm

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This event has been cancelled.

Joining our Mailing List


NGC7380 Combo - Rick Veregin

As a member, you’ll have the opportunity to volunteer your knowledge, inspire others, and become part of a community.

Equipment Loan Program

We have a variety of telescopes and accessories available free of charge for you to borrow.

Message from the President:


Dear Members and Astronomy Enthusiasts,

Welcome to the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada’s Mississauga Centre!

Whether you’re a seasoned stargazer or just beginning your journey into the cosmos, you’ll find a wealth of knowledge, camaraderie, and inspiration here at our center.

As a team, we work together to foster a deeper appreciation and understanding of the universe. Ours is a journey of discovery and wonder as we gaze up at the stars and celebrate exciting space exploration.

I encourage you to take full advantage of the resources, events, and opportunities available within our community. Whether it’s attending our bi-monthly meetings, participating in our public or member observing sessions, borrowing some of our loaner equipment, or engaging in our educational programs, there’s something for everyone to enjoy and learn from.

Thank you for your interest in our astronomical family. I look forward to sharing many memorable experiences with you all.

Clear skies!

Allan Connery
RASC Mississauga Centre