More from Arboretum Events

Survival in the Wild: Useful Plants

1 Jun 2019 10:00
13:00

 

Plants are your friends, but they can only help you if you get to know them first! In this activity, join Sarah Dixon to learn about the kinds of trees and forest plants that provide everything from rope to emergency medicine.

The Summer Night Sky

8 Jun 2019 20:00
21:30

The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada (RASC) Montreal Centre is holding a Star Party featuring a one-hour talk by David Shuman. If the sky is clear, the conference will be followed by outdoor observation: join enthusiastic stargazers for some spectacular views of the night sky, through the 14" telescope in the Bellevue Observatory and the other telescopes made available to you by RASC members.

Wear appropriate outdoor clothing.

Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA)

6 Jul 2019 20:00
21:30

The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada (RASC) Montreal Centre is holding a Star Party featuring a one-hour talk by Dianea Phillips. If the sky is clear, the conference will be followed by outdoor observation: join enthusiastic stargazers for some spectacular views of the night sky, through the 14" telescope in the Bellevue Observatory and the other telescopes made available to you by RASC members. Wear appropriate outdoor clothing.

What's in this Pond?

27 Jul 2019 10:00
12:00

Join Sarah Dixon on a tour of the pond as a habitat for aquatic creatures. Using a net, we’ll scoop, search, and look through the muck to find insect larva, tadpoles, and maybe even a newt!

Language: English and FrenchWear: Appropriate outdoor clothing including waterproof bootsBring: Camera, binoculars, field guides, water and a snackCost (tax and parking included): Adults: $15 / Children: $10

Photographing a Meteor Shower

9 Aug 2019 20:00
21:30

The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada (RASC) Montreal Centre is holding a Star Party featuring a one-hour talk by Marc Ricard. If the sky is clear, the conference will be followed by outdoor observation: join enthusiastic stargazers for some spectacular views of the night sky, through the 14" telescope in the Bellevue Observatory and the other telescopes made available to you by RASC members.

Wear appropriate outdoor clothing.

Perseids Meteor Shower

12 Aug 2019 20:00
23:00

The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada (RASC) Montreal Centre is holding a one-hour public lecture on the Perseids’ celestial fireworks. If the sky is clear, the conference will be followed by outdoor observation: join enthusiastic stargazers for some spectacular views of the night sky, through the 14" telescope in the Bellevue Observatory and the other telescopes made available to you by RASC members. Wear appropriate outdoor clothing.