We make every effort to keep the programme up-to-date and accurate.  However changes can happen at short notice and updates rely on the kind donation of time by Society members.  If you see an error please let us know or, better still, offer to help keep the website up-to-date.

Basic members are welcome to attend Lectures but will be charged a small fee.

Apr
1
Mon
Kelling Heath Star Party
Apr 1 – Apr 8 all-day

If you want skies that will offer a view of the summer constellations, away from an urban light polluted environment then Kelling with it’s ” Dark Sky Discovery Site” is well worth a visit.

Apr
4
Thu
Society Night
Apr 4 @ 7:45 pm – 9:45 pm

Any Members who wish to contribute to the evening, please contact Mike in advance.

Apr
5
Fri
BAA Winchester Weekend
Apr 5 – Apr 7 all-day

This will be the 53rd “Winchester” weekend that the Society has attended, we are normally well represented with an average of 12 members present, and we all have accommodation in the same building, this is an astronomy weekend, and provided the skies are clear there is an opportunity to observe, on both Friday & Saturday evening.

There will be a Mars Section meeting on Saturday afternoon Organised by Dr Richard McKim

As soon as we have more details, we will update this post.

Although we will be attending, this event is not organised by the Society

Booking is through the BAA Office.

May
29
Wed
BAA Ordinary Meeting & George Alcock Memorial Lecture
May 29 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Mr Nick James will give the  George Alcock Memorial Lecture.

Dr John Simpson will present “Solar activity & old dictionaries”

And the Sky Notes will be given by Dr Paul Able

Sep
6
Fri
BAA Autumn Weekend Meeting
Sep 6 – Sep 8 all-day

The Title for this weekend Meeting is :- Comets & other small objects, and will include a Meet the Section Directors session

This post will be updated as and when details become available

Oct
5
Sat
BAA Back to Basics Workshop
Oct 5 all-day

This post will be updated as and when details become available

Oct
12
Sat
BAA Observers Workshop
Oct 12 all-day

This Workshop will cover :- Solar & Auroral Activity, as well as NLC’s (Noctilucent Clouds)

This post will be updated as and when details become available