Wessex Astronomical Society

Wessex Astronomical Society Forthcoming Programme
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Meeting  Date



2008-Jan-08 Members' Ten Minute talks Various
2008-Feb-05 History of Deep Sky Observing Alan Dowdell
2008-Mar-04 Deep-sky Imaging with a DSLR Camera Martin Taylor
2008-Mar-11 From 7:30pm - Public Astronomy Event at Durlston - the Moon, Mars, Saturn and winter/spring constellations
2008-Apr-01 Contact with Aliens Martin Griffiths
2008-May-06 Astronomical Causes of Climate Change James Fradgley
2008-May-09 From 9:00pm - Public Astronomy Event at Durlston - Saturn, Mars, the Moon and spring/summer constellations
2008-Jun-03 History of the Royal Observatory, Cape of Good Hope Brian Warner
2008-Jul-01 Viking Astronomy Martin Lunn
2008-Aug-05 Whatever Happened to Pluto? Robin Gorman
2008-Aug-29 from 8pm - Public Astronomy Event at Durlston - Jupiter, Galaxies, Star Clusters and summer constellations.
2008-Sep-02 Exhibition Evening - Member equipment and demonstrations, Planetarium etc
2008-Oct-07 NASA at 50 Piers Bizony
2008-Nov-04 AGM & Alan Jefferis: The Durlston Telescope Project Yourselves
2008-Nov-19 From 7:30pm - Public Astronomy Event at Durlston - Leonid meteors, Galaxies, Clusters and autmn/winter constellations. NOTE - was scheduled for the 18th Nov.
2008-Dec-02 Members’ slide, video and digital images Yourselves
The Secretary (Tel. 01929 422961) will be pleased to provide callers with further information about the programme.