View a list of upcoming Explorer Days and read our Explorer Day Etiquette below!

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South Okanagan

August 12, 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm PDT

The August Explorer day will be an evening event as it will be at the Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory at White Lake, west of Kaleden, for the Perseid Meteor Showers. We will meet just outside of the main building at 7:30pm.

I am including a link from the National Research Council of Canada webpage for this event.

Please follow this link to let us know if you will be attending.


August 12, 2017
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm UTC+0
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Explorer Day Etiquette:

  • Be prepared to HAVE FUN!
  • Pre-registration with your Club Leader is required for most Explorer Days (Friends are welcome if space permits).
  • Please arrive 5-10 minutes before the scheduled start time to ensure enough time for passport stamping and organization. Starting times are firm, and Leaders cannot wait for late-comers!
  • Please stay with the Leader and let them know if you are leaving early.
  • Children must always be accompanied by an adult guardian, who is responsible for their behaviour. Children consistently disrupting the experience of others may be asked to leave.
  • Bring appropriate weather gear, sunscreen, snacks, water, and other useful tools like binoculars, sketch books, cameras, and magnifying glasses.