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
- Why Does Enceladus Have Stripes at its South Pole?
- This is the Milky Way’s Magnetic Field
- NASA’s TESS Watched an Outburst from Comet 46P/Wirtanen
- December Meteor Squalls: Prospects for the 2019 Geminids and Ursids
- These Incredible Images of Alien Worlds are Actually Miniatures
- Stardust from red giants
- New Project Headed by Apollo’s Charlie Duke to Send Messages to Space
- Why Are Particles Getting Ejected Off of Asteroid Bennu?
- China’s Yutu-2 Rover has now Traveled Over 345 Meters Across the Surface of the Moon
- Meade Instruments Files for Bankruptcy Protection