Winter Solstice is is commonly known as the shortest day and the sun‘s daily maximum position in the sky is the lowest in the Northern Hemisphere.
Coincidentally, 2009 is also the International Year of Astronomy.
So, if you’re in Ottawa this evening, why not celebrate the days getting longer with the Canadian Museum of Science & Technology’s Winter Solstice celebration?
With indoor and outdoor activities that the whole family will enjoy at the Canada Science and Technology Museum.
(Sorry there aren’t more details, but it looks like fun!)