Welcome to the
Cowichan Valley Starfinders
The Cowichan Valley Starfinders are a non-profit society who’s mandate is to promote and enjoy amateur astronomy in the Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada
Monthly Club Socials
Socials are held the every month at 7:00pm to 9:00pm with the exception of July, August and December (dinner) and are usually hosted in Mill Bay. Come and enjoy a fun and informative social and maybe a little observing afterward.
The day and location of the meetings do change from month to month, check our events calendar for each month. https://starfinders.ca/events-calendar
Astronomy & Space News
- It’s Time for Hayabusa-2 to Come Home
- Apollo 12 Launched 50 Years Ago Today
- Do You Take Spectra? Here’s Where to Store Your Data — and Contribute to Science
- NASA finds Neptune moons locked in 'dance of avoidance'
- Molecular Oxygen on Mars is Behaving Unusually Through the Seasons. A Sign of Life?
- The ways astronauts prep for spaceflight could benefit cancer patients, say researchers
- The (Almost) Re-Opening of the Yerkes Observatory
- 'Are we alone?' Study refines which exoplanets are potentially habitable
- What’s the Best Way to Sail From World to World? Electric Sails or Solar Sails?
- Mars 2020 Rover is Going to a Place on Mars That’s Perfect for Preserving Fossils