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

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

Jun
8
Sat
BAA Historical Section Meeting
Jun 8 all-day

This event is from 10.00-17.00 Doors open 09.30, admission costs include, refreshments & lunch

Speakers :

Dr Stuart Eves – William Herschel & the Rings of Uranus

Eddie Carpenter – The History of Visual Aids in Astronomy 1824-1940

Bill Barton– Fiammetta Wilson, Musician & Astronomer

Dr Sian Prosser– How to do Research in Astronomical History

Bob Mizon– The History of the dark Sky Movement

This meeting is hosted by Newbury Astronomical Society

Please Visit :-

http://www.britastro.org/historical2019

 for further details

This event is not organised by the Society

Aug
24
Sat
BAA Spectroscopy Software Training Workshop
Aug 24 all-day

This event is organised by both the Variable Star & Equipment & Techniques sections of the BAA

and will include an interactive training workshop, on how to use the ISIS software, as well as the BASS Project

BAA members & under 16’s £5, Non members £7

Early booking Advised:

Contact the BAA Office 0207 734 4145

For further details visit :-

https://britastro.org/spectro2019

This event is not organised by the Society

 

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