Wessex Astronomical Society


Regular Meetings

Our Regular Meetings take place on the first Tuesday of the month in the Allendale Community Centre, Hanham Road, Wimborne.

Regular meetings start at 7:30pm with Society Announcements followed by the introduction of the main Speaker. An interval of about 20 minutes is scheduled for 9:00pm for refreshments and informal chat. The balance of the meeting up to its close at 10:00pm may include The Sky this Month, Object of the Month and short contributions by members.

Wessex Astronomical Society Programme - 2015
Meeting  Date Subject Speaker
2015-Jan-6th Members Ten Minute talks Members
2015-Feb-3rd Binocular Astronomy Steve Tonkin
2015-Mar-3rd Shaping the Universe – use the Force Steve Hill
2015-Apr-7th Communications Satellites, the history Alan Jefferis
2015-May-5th Extraterrestrials: Where Are They? Len Telford
2015-June-2nd Exhibition evening - Planetarium, telescopes etc, public event
2015-July-7th Impacts James Fradgley
2015-Aug-4th Dark Future Bob Mizon
2015-Sep-1st The Sky's Dark Labyrinth Stuart Clark
2015-Oct-6th AGM & Astronomers' Question Time
2015-Nov-3rd Hershel & Planck, Europe's cosmic explorers Chris North
2015-Dec-1st Members' video and digital images Members